SQL join two tables

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I have two tables in SQL on two different machines.
Is it possible to join this table into one ?
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Vitor MontalvãoMSSQL Senior EngineerCommented:
Yes. You can do it by creating a Linked Server or using the OPENROWSET function to retrieve the data from the remote server.
Jason clarkDBA FreelancerCommented:
The best way I can think of to accomplish this is via "sp_addlinkedserver". You must be sure that whatever account you use to add the link via "sp_addlinkedsrvlogin" has permissions to the table you're joining, but then once the link is established, you can call the server by name, i.e.:

FROM server1table
    INNER JOIN server2.database.dbo.server2table

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Following Vitor Montalvao and Jason clark's comments:

Use linkedserver method: exec addlinkedserver to connect the two databases.
then use this example that works for me:

table1query as
  select col1 as col1,col2 as col2 from [server].[database].[dboschema].[tablename]
tabl2query as
  select col1 as col1,col2 as col2 from [otherserver].[otherdatabase].[otherdboschema].[othertablename]

select * from table1query
union all
select * from table2query

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