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I'm new to making statement in Enterprise Manager. I'm trying to run an export that joins addressid fields in two separate tables. Since DTS doesn't make joins through the wizard, I'm hitting a roadblock on the export. Here's what I got from the wizard:

select [TVFAddress].[AddressID], [TVFAddress].[City], [TVFUserGroup].[UserGroupID], [TVFUserGroup].[GroupName], [TVFUserGroup].[AddressID], [TVFUserGroup].[StoreType], [TVFUserGroup].[CustGroup]
from [TVFAddress],[TVFUserGroup]
order by [TVFAddress].[City], [TVFUserGroup].[GroupName], [TVFUserGroup].[UserGroupID], [TVFUserGroup].[StoreType], [TVFUserGroup].[CustGroup], [TVFUserGroup].[AddressID]

If I add

left join TVFAddress on TVFAddress.AddressID=TVFUserGroup.AddressID

after the "from" line, I get a syntax error with the following line at the bottom: "the provider does not support all the interfaces/methoids required by DTS."

help?
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remove tvfaddress from the "FROM" line
its just a sql syntax error
jay
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by:RickBeebe
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This syntax fails?

SELECT [TVFAddress].[AddressID], [TVFAddress].[City], [TVFUserGroup].[UserGroupID], [TVFUserGroup].[GroupName], [TVFUserGroup].[AddressID], [TVFUserGroup].[StoreType], [TVFUserGroup].[CustGroup]
FROM [TVFAddress]
LEFT OUTER JOIN [TVFUserGroup]
ON TVFAddress.AddressID=TVFUserGroup.AddressID
ORDER BY [TVFAddress].[City], [TVFUserGroup].[GroupName], [TVFUserGroup].[UserGroupID], [TVFUserGroup].[StoreType], [TVFUserGroup].[CustGroup], [TVFUserGroup].[AddressID]
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by:Jay Toops
ID: 17001587
You tried this and it failed?

what database provider are you using to specifiy your database connection?
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by:cbeaudry1
ID: 17001657
I guess we're getting closer. I ran the statement and now get a "duplicate addressID" error.
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by:Jay Toops
ID: 17001728
it shouldn't care ...

can u give me more info?
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by:dstanley9
ID: 17001778
You've got two columns named AddressID.  Take one of them out since you're joining on that column.
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by:dstanley9
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ID: 17001788
So it will be:

SELECT [TVFAddress].[AddressID], [TVFAddress].[City], [TVFUserGroup].[UserGroupID], [TVFUserGroup].[GroupName], [TVFUserGroup].[StoreType], [TVFUserGroup].[CustGroup]
FROM [TVFAddress]
LEFT OUTER JOIN [TVFUserGroup]
ON TVFAddress.AddressID=TVFUserGroup.AddressID
ORDER BY [TVFAddress].[City], [TVFUserGroup].[GroupName], [TVFUserGroup].[UserGroupID], [TVFUserGroup].[StoreType], [TVFUserGroup].[CustGroup], [TVFAddress].[AddressID]
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by:Jay Toops
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duplicate addressid error should only occur when inserting into a table with a "Unique primary key" constraint
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by:cbeaudry1
ID: 17001850
There were two addreddid in the select statement. I figured it out by running the following:

SELECT [TVFAddress].[AddressID] as add1, [TVFAddress].[City], [TVFUserGroup].[UserGroupID], [TVFUserGroup].[GroupName], [TVFUserGroup].[AddressID], [TVFUserGroup].[StoreType], [TVFUserGroup].[CustGroup]
FROM [TVFAddress]
LEFT OUTER JOIN [TVFUserGroup]
ON TVFAddress.AddressID=TVFUserGroup.AddressID
WHERE  [TVFUserGroup].[StoreType] <> ''
ORDER BY [TVFAddress].[City], [TVFUserGroup].[GroupName], [TVFUserGroup].[UserGroupID], [TVFUserGroup].[StoreType], [TVFUserGroup].[CustGroup], [TVFUserGroup].[AddressID]
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by:Anthony Perkins
ID: 17002653
Correct.  All calculated columns need to be aliased and all column names (or aliases) have to be unique or DTS will fail.
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