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RuthO 7/31/2012 3:05:11 PM

SQL - Write to a text file

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I've long used this method to write files to the file system using SQL.

This method employs the SQL  sp_OACreate and sp_OAMethod procs to do the writing. Now in SQL 2012 that method is not working for me. I switched to the XP_CommandShell method and that works fine.

So, here is the documentation of how to write a text file using XP_CommandShell


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Section: SQL Scripts