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Hi I have a column in Microsoft SQL 2008 that it data is delimited by a "."   every column has it and only one delimiter

so I have  something like this

RecordID ,  TableFieldName
-------------   -----------------------------------
1                 Profile.Firstname
2                 Profile.LastName
3                 Contact.PhoneNumber

I would want to have output like this

Record    Table            Field
----------    -------------    ----------------------
1              Profile          FirstName
2              Profile          LastName
3              Contact        PhoneNumber
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Scott Pletcher earned 2000 total points
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SELECT
    RecordID,
    LEFT(TableFieldName, CHARINDEX('.', TableFieldName) - 1) AS Table,
    SUBSTRING(TableFieldName, CHARINDEX('.', TableFieldName) + 1, 200) AS Field
FROM table_name
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by:Charles Baldo
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Perfect Thank you
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