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i have the following table called TBLA
ID number
NAME varchar2
CLOSE_FLAG varchar2

I want to populate TBLA from TBLB
CUST number
CUST_NAME

and insert a 'N' to CLOSE_FLAG

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This is my SQL

insert into TBLA values(
(select CUST    from TBLB),
(select CUST_NAME from TBLB),
 'N');

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 THIS IS WHAT I WANT TO DO..

take CUST and CUST_NAME from TBLB and insert it into TBLA , rows CUST and CUST_NUMBER, and insert an 'N' into CLOSE_FLAG
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insert into tbalA (ID, Name, CLOSE_FLAG)  select CUST, CUSTNAME, 'N' from tblB

Or, if the names of the columns in tblA are CUST and CUST_NUMBER like you wrote in the last sentence:

insert into tbalA (CUST_NUMBER, CUST, CLOSE_FLAG)  select CUST, CUSTNAME, 'N' from tblB
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by:joekeri
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excellent!!! bang on !!! to what i was tryign to do.. Thanks for your help....
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