Posted on 2013-01-23
Last Modified: 2016-02-11
Hi trying to export data from SQl 2005 using the SSIS wizard, however the last column which contains a narrative wraps into the next line, how can I export the CSV without have the narrative column wrap into the next line?
Question by:Tech315
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Jared_S earned 315 total points
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Have you tried replacing the line returns in the field with something like this?

replace(replace(NarrativeColumn, char(13),' '),char(10),' ')
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For SQL 2005 only you could do it directly to CSV or XLS from SQL query command like:

--SQL 2005 only
EXEC master..sp_makewebtask
      @outputfile = 'c:\testing.csv',
      @query = 'Select * from dbName.schemaName.tableName',
      @colheaders =1,
      @FixedFont=0,@lastupdated=0,@resultstitle='Testing details'

Author Closing Comment

ID: 38814514
Thanks Jared it did the trick.

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