?
Solved

Help with Update - tables on 2 servers

Posted on 2014-04-09
1
Medium Priority
?
191 Views
Last Modified: 2014-04-09
Hi..
I'm trying to update a table on 1 server from another on another server.
How do I reference them / alias them  
The following does not work

UPDATE [server1].[db1].dbo.tRep A SET IS_ACTIVE = 1
FROM  [server2].[db2].dbo.REP B WHERE A.REPNO = B.REPNO

How do I alias the db/tables?

thx
0
Comment
Question by:JElster
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
1 Comment
 
LVL 70

Accepted Solution

by:
Éric Moreau earned 2000 total points
ID: 39988446
UPDATE A
SET IS_ACTIVE = 1
FROM [server1].[db1].dbo.tRep A
inner join [server2].[db2].dbo.REP B
on A.REPNO = B.REPNO
0

Featured Post

Independent Software Vendors: We Want Your Opinion

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Data architecture is an important aspect in Software as a Service (SaaS) delivery model. This article is a study on the database of a single-tenant application that could be extended to support multiple tenants. The application is web-based develope…
In this article I will describe the Copy Database Wizard method as one possible migration process and I will add the extra tasks needed for an upgrade when and where is applied so it will cover all.
This tutorial will teach you the special effect of super speed similar to the fictional character Wally West aka "The Flash" After Shake : http://www.videocopilot.net/presets/after_shake/ All lightning effects with instructions : http://www.mediaf…
How to fix incompatible JVM issue while installing Eclipse While installing Eclipse in windows, got one error like above and unable to proceed with the installation. This video describes how to successfully install Eclipse. How to solve incompa…

771 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question