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SQL Syntax for an Update with a Select

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Last Modified: 2012-06-27
I want to update a number of records using an update and a select statement. The table has a lot of columns so I don't want to have specify every single column that will be updated. The two tables I'm using have the same columns.(It is the same table in two different databases.)

I'm looking for syntax something like :
Update Database1.dbo.MyTable A1 Set (Select * FROM Database2.dbo.MyTable B1 JOIN B1.Id = A1.Id)
WHERE A1.description like 'x'

Is this possible?
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