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Sorry for this newbie question, but what is the best way to push out data from a development server to a production server. I have specific tables in a DB that I want to push out to the production server while keep the identity fields intact. Any links or suggestions would be appreciated. I'm looking for best/standard pratices so I can stop doing it the wrong way...

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DTS would probably be simplest.

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DTS is probably the simplest if it's a few tables and you are doing it rarely. Be sure you check the "keep identity" box.

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I like SQL Data Compare from RedGate, think maybe ApexSQL has a tool that does it too (I know it compares schema, not sure about data). It scripts it over, nice because you can see what needs to be added, changed, deleted.

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Just want to add:
What about using the Import/Export Wizard?


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1) DTS
2) SSIS
3) SSRS report with time subscription in excel format.
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you seem to be making several postings to very old threads......????

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Please note: 9 year old thread. Also, neither SSIS nor SSRS exist in SQL 2000, they're in 2005 and onwards

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Wow, this is a blast from the past! I posted this 9 years ago when I first started my job. Just to let everyone know, I figured it out, so thanks ;-)



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