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How to merge databases in  MS SQL 2005

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I have an old copy of my database that has information that we need i  our new database. Is there a way to restore the old DB into the new DB, leaving the new data and only adding the missing data?
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No, this functionality does not natively exist in SQL Server.  You'll have to add the logic to do it programatically.
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Or you can use a tool like AdeptSQL Diff which will help you compare the two databases and automatically create insert statements to insert the old data into the new database.
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