Update Query to replace value of one column with another column (but not null values)

How would I create an Update Query to replace the values in the attached file as follows:

Column OLD will be replaced with values from Column NEW, but only when the value in NEW isn't null.

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Robert ShermanOwnerCommented:
UPDATE Table1 SET Table1.Old = [New]
WHERE (((Table1.New) Is Not Null));

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Rey Obrero (Capricorn1)Commented:
create a backup copy of table before running the query

update tablex
set [OLD]=[NEW]
where [NEW] is not null


update tablex
set [OLD]=[NEW]
where [NEW] & ""<>""
daisypetals313Author Commented:
Perfect, thanks!!
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