join seperate databases

Posted on 2015-02-09
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How do you join tables that are NOT in the same database (2 different databases)?
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Daniel Wilson earned 2000 total points
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Same server or different?  If different servers ... I don't think you can do that.

If it's the same server, include the DB name with the tablenames.

select * from
DbAlpaha.CoolTable C Inner Join DbBeta.WeirdTable W on C.ID = W.ID;

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Same Server

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