Creating a new table from Main table based on date range (two dates)

Posted on 2011-03-24
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I have a simple table (tblMain). The table has a date field called DateCreated. I need to know how:

1. How 1 can generate a new table (tblNew) from tblMain for a certain date range (two Dates) and
2. I am new at this method as such, I will appreciate a sample db of suggested solution
Question by:bobby6055
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Sharath earned 1000 total points
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What is your database? If SQL Server, you can try this?
select *
  into NewTable
  from tblMain
 where DateCreated between '2011-03-01' and '2011-03-23' -- Change these dates to whatever you want

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I have two other questions opened similar to this one. I will appreciate your assistance on any of the other two questions.
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Can you post the link for those other questions.

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Here is the second one which I think you would have fun with:

I will provide you a sample db if requested

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