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How to make a txt file export from this UDF?

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Hi experts,

I have a UDF be created, now I want to export the returned table to txt type file to my C:\data, how can I do it? thanks.

/**** Create UDF****/
CREATE  FUNCTION LargeOrder ( @Quantity int )
RETURNS @OrderShipperTab TABLE
   (
    INVOICE_ID     int,
    PRODUCT_ID   nvarchar(10),
    QUANTITY       int,
    TOTAL_PRICE   int,
    ACCOUNT_ID   varchar (12)
   )
AS
BEGIN
   INSERT @OrderShipperTab
        SELECT C.INVOICE_ID, C.PRODUCT_ID,
               C.QUANTITY, C.TOTAL_PRICE,C.ACCOUNT_ID
        FROM CA_PURCHASES C
        WHERE C.QUANTITY > @Quantity
   RETURN
END
GO

/***** the table returned by the function**/
SELECT * FROM LARGEORDER (500)
GO
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by:pai_prasad
ID: 16962322
try bcp...
from command prompt
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by:LIULIHUA
ID: 16962346
i am new, would you please list the code step by step, much thanks.
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by:mastoo
ID: 16962657
If this is a one-time thing and you want a csv, you can just use query analyzer.  Set the query results to be in a grid, do your select, right click the upper left box in the grid and select "save as"
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by:LIULIHUA
ID: 16962710
No, this gona to be set up in DTS Execut SQL task to run automatically when the scheduel due.
I just found a code from this site as following, but it gave me message as below.
/**** BCP*****/
EXEC master..xp_cmdshell 'bcp ""SELECT  *  FROM Largeorder (500) "" queryout ""c:\data\export.csv"" -U uname -P password -c -t,'

/**** out put****/
Copy direction must be either 'in', 'out' or 'format'.
usage: bcp {dbtable | query} {in | out | queryout | format} datafile
  [-m maxerrors]            [-f formatfile]          [-e errfile]
  [-F firstrow]             [-L lastrow]             [-b batchsize]
  [-n native type]          [-c character type]      [-w wide character type]
  [-N keep non-text native] [-V file format version] [-q quoted identifier]
  [-C code page specifier]  [-t field terminator]    [-r row terminator]
  [-i inputfile]            [-o outfile]             [-a packetsize]
  [-S server name]          [-U username]            [-P password]
  [-T trusted connection]   [-v version]             [-R regional enable]
  [-k keep null values]     [-E keep identity values]
  [-h "load hints"]
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ID: 16962795
<<No, this gona to be set up in DTS Execut SQL task to run automatically when the scheduel due. >>

In DTS you have an option to choose destination text file and useTransform data task between connection and text file.
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by:LIULIHUA
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It works, thanks.
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