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INSERT INTO -> problem with copying data

INSERT INTO -> problem with copying data

INSERT INTO -> problem with copying data


I have problem with copying data between two MS Access databases.

I have:
a) DataBase1 that has Table1 that has field Model
b) DataBase2 that has Table2 that has field Model

Both databases are protected. Password is: <>something[]

I try to copy data by using ADOCommand, so I have something like this:

with ADOCommand1 do
ConnectionString := ... connection_string_to_DataBase1;

CommandText := 'INSERT INTO [Table1] SELECT Model FROM [;DATABASE=' + path_to_DataBase2 + ';PWD=<>something[]].[Table2];';


When I try execute this, I get some error with message: wrong defined parameter ...

Anyone knows what I'm doing wrong?
Thx for help.

RE: INSERT INTO -> problem with copying data

Hi mishmash,

the correct syntax would be:


var SQL : String;

 SQL := 'INSERT INTO [Table1] SELECT * FROM [MS Access;DATABASE=%s;Jet OLEDB:Database Password=%s;].[Table2]';
 CommandText := Format(SQL, [Database_Path, DatabasePassword]);

if this still doesn't work, then it might be that the square brackets in the password are giving problems.
so try to change the db password to not include square brackets and see if that helps...


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RE: INSERT INTO -> problem with copying data

I will remove brackets, it will be the best options smile

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