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Remote Query in SQL 6.5

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Hi,
I have two computers with sql server version 6.5. both of them have a databse called tmp.
i registred the first sql server to the other.
i want to run a script which query the second databse (on the remote server). i don't know how to define the other sql server. for instance

select * from RemoteServer.tmp ????
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When you are using a remote query you have to use a a four part name as in

select * from server.database.user.table

e.g.

select * from remoteserver.northwind.dbo.products

Hope this helps


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