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Multiple SQL servers in same query

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I need to write a compound query to access two different SQL servers. When I specify the server name as a prefix to the database name i get syntax error. I can not seem to find any examples of how to qualify which server i want to access the database from. I need to access two databases that are located in two different servers.

I am using SQL server mgt studio and connected to both servers.
Jul 21 '09 #1
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What error are you getting?

It's usually follows this format:

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  2. select * from yourserver.yourdb.owner.yourtable

Happy Coding!

--- CK
Jul 22 '09 #2

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