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Posting Yak Master

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Posted - 07/24/2006 :  17:11:12  Show Profile  Reply with Quote

I have a query from a table name called "tblspot",

SELECT DISTINCT fkGroup, fkAgency, fkAdvertiser FROM tblSpot

what i want is i want to insert this 'fkagency' and 'fkadvertiser' into another table called "tblinvoice" which already has fields with "fkagency" and "fkadvertiser"

Can you guys help me with the query


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Posted - 07/24/2006 :  17:13:59  Show Profile  Visit tkizer's Homepage  Reply with Quote
INSERT INTO tblinvoice(fkGroup, fkAgency, fkAdvertiser)
SELECT DISTINCT fkGroup, fkAgency, fkAdvertiser
FROM tblSpot

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Posted - 07/24/2006 :  22:47:00  Show Profile  Send jen a Yahoo! Message  Reply with Quote
insert into tblInvoice(fkagency,fkadvertiser,...)
select fkagency,fkadvertiser
from (select distinct fkgroup,fkagency,fkadvertiser from tblspot) a

or do you wish to check for existence of those field values first and prevent duplicate rows?

keeping it simple...
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