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Creating a Table Problem

Posted on 2007-04-04
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At the beginning of each month I need to create a new table for the previous months data.

The table has the same column headings as another table in the database.

I have been given the code below for the data part

SELECT distinct *
FROM table
Where etc

What is the SQL for creating the table and how do I use the code above to populate it?

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Question by:halifaxman
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SELECT distinct * INTO tblNewTable
FROM table
Where etc
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by:mnrz
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if you are using Oracle:

create table new_table as
SELECT distinct *
FROM table
Where etc
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