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import csv file into sql 8 express

Posted on 2011-02-14
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Hi,

Im using sql server 8 express and cannot see the csv/xls option in the import/export wizard.
Any help I see involves writing queries, is there a simple way to import like the full version where you can browse to xls/txt/csv files?

Thanks
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Ephraim Wangoya earned 100 total points
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You use the Flat File Source, thats for all delimited files CSV, TXT)
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Thanks

I used the xls option and it worked well
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