restore one sql table to another location

Hi Experts,

is it possible to restore from SQL one table to check something ?
Not to the original location but somewhere else ?
If yes , please can you tell me how ?
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Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3]Billing EngineerCommented:
sql server RESTORE can only restore full databases, or filegroups, but not single tables.

so, you would need to restore the full database (under another name), and continue from there. you can then select the data from there, and recreate/update/insert your original table as needed.
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Eprs_AdminSystem ArchitectAuthor Commented:
ok I see.
So I can restore the DB to the same SQL Server but with another name ?
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Haresh NikumbhSr. Tech leadCommented:
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Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3]Billing EngineerCommented:
yes. in the RESTORE statement you specify the name you want to have, which can be a completely different name from what the db the backup was taken from.
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Eprs_AdminSystem ArchitectAuthor Commented:
ok thanks
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