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T-SQL: get total records from multiple databases

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Last Modified: 2012-05-12
I have 100 databases with the same structure and I want to count all records on one of the tables (same table in all 100 databases)

I'm getting unrealistic results using UNION... is there a better way? Iam using something like this:

select count(*) from database001.dbo.Projects
union
select count(*) from database002.dbo.Projects
union
select count(*) from database003.dbo.Projects
union
select count(*) from database004.dbo.Projects

and the results are something like this:
1
7
8
17

where it should be (not accumulated):
186
282
1375
47
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