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Hi Expert,

Why it does'nt work

CREATE TABLE #temCity1 AS SELECT * into #temCity FROM tblCity

Thanks in advance
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emps is original table and #t is temp

select * into #t from emps
 
select * from #t

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dont use CREATE table, don't need it, just use

SELECT * into #temCity FROM tblCity
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RiteshShah's method is correct.

Here's a post we have over at http://SQLServerNation.com explaining how to use select/into.

http://sqlservernation.com/blogs/tipweek/archive/2009/02/23/select-into.aspx
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