How to Automate SQL Query

Need help with setting up a scheduled SQL query to run automatically several times a day.
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Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio      10.50.1617.0
Microsoft Data Access Components (MDAC)      6.1.7601.17514
Microsoft MSXML      3.0 6.0
Microsoft Internet Explorer 9.0.8112.16421
Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0.50727.5456
Operating System 6.1.7601
SQL Server R2, Running on Windows Server 2008 Foundation
i created the queary and can run it manually from the management studio interface
need to know if and how to setup this up automatically
all help is greatly appreciated
delebute
David ElebuteSystems ConsultantAsked:
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Patrick MatthewsConnect With a Mentor Commented:
You have two options:

1) Set it up to run as a relatively simple scheduled SQL Server Agent job; or

2) If your needs are a little more ambitious, create an SSIS package to run the query and produce properly formatted output, and then use SQL Server Agent to schedule that SSIS package
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Aneesh RetnakaranConnect With a Mentor Database AdministratorCommented:
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