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Sql to Update table from another table

Sql to Update table from another table

(OP)
Hi I have two tables

Tbl1 Name = Memos
Memo (text)
MemoID (Int)

Tb22 Name members
lastname (nvarchar(50))
firstname (nvarchar(50))
oldindx (int)
indx (int)

I want to update/set TB1.memoID = Tbl2.indx

BTW TBL1.memoid = tbl2.oldindx


Thanks

-dan

RE: Sql to Update table from another table

If I am seeing everything...

update tbl1
set TBl1.memoID = Tbl2.indx
from tbl1
join tbl2
on TBL1.memoid = tbl2.oldindx

You might want to backup TBL1 first.

Simi


RE: Sql to Update table from another table

(OP)
Thanks Simian,

Worked Great I appreciate it :)

-dan

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