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How to eliminate null record at end of ANSI file

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I am creating an ANSI formatted, PIPE delimited file using a batch file with BCP commands.  At the end of my files is a null record.  The vendor I am supplying these files to wants the NULL record eliminated.  Here is an example of data output and the Batch file coding.

Can someone tell me if there is a BCP switch that will do what I need?

SubFac|AccountNumber|AcctType|TxnAmount|PostDate|ServDate|Adm_Date|Disch_Date|TxnCode|TechDescr|FinClass|TxnInsCode|TotCharges|UnitNumb|UnitDate|PtTypeCode|ServType
P|A00000226880|FB|-4268.74|05/16/2014|05/16/2014|02/27/2014|03/17/2014|PTXHRS.65|PMT TEXAS HEALTH SPRING|MCR HMO|TXHRS.65|60372.04| | |I INP|MED
P|A00000105879|BD|-25.00|05/16/2014|05/16/2014|04/14/2011|04/18/2011|PFCA|FCA STATEMENT PAYMENTS|SP|SP|23766.94| | |I INP|MED



net use P: \\pmcfs\groups

bcp "select * from livedb.dbo.tbl_RCA_DAILY_TXN_HEADERS" queryout "\\pmcfs\groups\ACCOUNTING\RCA_DAILY_TXN_HEADERS.csv" -T -SPTM-DR01 -c -t^|


bcp "select * from livedb.dbo.tbl_RCA_DAILY_TXN_DETAIL" queryout "\\pmcfs\groups\ACCOUNTING\RCA_DAILY_TXN_Temp.csv" -T -SPTM-DR01 -c -t^|

copy \\pmcfs\groups\ACCOUNTING\RCA_DAILY_TXN_HEADERS.csv + \\pmcfs\groups\ACCOUNTING\RCA_DAILY_TXN_Temp.csv  "\\pmcfs\groups\ACCOUNTING\CHI\DailyTxnData\rca_p1_mt_daily_txn_"%date:~10,4%%date:~4,2%%date:~7,2%".csv"

net use P: /DELETE

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Thanks

Glen
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