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SSIS-Data in multiple .csv files to columns in same csv file

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Hi Everyone
I have the below problem,could anyone please suggest me a solution.

file 1 has below data
1.csv

A
B
C

2.csv

E
F
G

the data in the output file should be

A E
B F
C G
the separator in output file can be tab or ,

could any one help?
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avinash.818 (4/25/2013)
Hi Everyone
I have the below problem,could anyone please suggest me a solution.

file 1 has below data
1.csv

A
B
C

2.csv

E
F
G

the data in the output file should be

A E
B F
C G
the separator in output file can be tab or ,

could any one help?


Use a Data Flow task with a MERGE connector to pull the files into the same data stream. Then output to a new file.

That's the best advice I can give you based on the information you've provided.

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Hi Brandie,

If I add a Merge Transform and Pull the Data into Destination,Data from each file Merges as one column in the output,what I need is a separate column for each file

This is my requirement. I have Several files each with One-Column and Several Rows
what I need is all the data is multiple files should go into one file with multiple columns
one column for one file.....can you suggest?
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avinash.818 (5/6/2013)
Hi Brandie,

If I add a Merge Transform and Pull the Data into Destination,Data from each file Merges as one column in the output,what I need is a separate column for each file

This is my requirement. I have Several files each with One-Column and Several Rows
what I need is all the data is multiple files should go into one file with multiple columns
one column for one file.....can you suggest?


The problem here is you don't have an ID to join on, so you can't use the MERGE JOIN.
I think you'll need a script component as a transformation, where you read the two inputs and create one output row with two columns.


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an identity column against each row would serve the purpose.....
you can use merge join then
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Hi Brandie,

If I add a Merge Transform and Pull the Data into Destination,Data from each file Merges as one column in the output,what I need is a separate column for each file

This is my requirement. I have Several files each with One-Column and Several Rows
what I need is all the data is multiple files should go into one file with multiple columns
one column for one file.....can you suggest?


The problem here is you don't have an ID to join on, so you can't use the MERGE JOIN.
I think you'll need a script component as a transformation, where you read the two inputs and create one output row with two columns.


EDITING my response because I remembered what I meant originally.

Not a MERGE Transform. I misspoke. It should be a UNION ALL transform.

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avinash.818 (5/6/2013)
Hi Brandie,

If I add a Merge Transform and Pull the Data into Destination,Data from each file Merges as one column in the output,what I need is a separate column for each file

This is my requirement. I have Several files each with One-Column and Several Rows
what I need is all the data is multiple files should go into one file with multiple columns
one column for one file.....can you suggest?


The problem here is you don't have an ID to join on, so you can't use the MERGE JOIN.
I think you'll need a script component as a transformation, where you read the two inputs and create one output row with two columns.


EDITING my response because I remembered what I meant originally.

Not a MERGE Transform. I misspoke. It should be a UNION ALL transform.


A UNION ALL is the same as the MERGE transform, but without the sorting.
It unions the data on a row basis, not a column basis (it's the same as in TSQL, you need to have the same columns).


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Hi Brandie,

If I add a Merge Transform and Pull the Data into Destination,Data from each file Merges as one column in the output,what I need is a separate column for each file

This is my requirement. I have Several files each with One-Column and Several Rows
what I need is all the data is multiple files should go into one file with multiple columns
one column for one file.....can you suggest?


The problem here is you don't have an ID to join on, so you can't use the MERGE JOIN.
I think you'll need a script component as a transformation, where you read the two inputs and create one output row with two columns.


EDITING my response because I remembered what I meant originally.

Not a MERGE Transform. I misspoke. It should be a UNION ALL transform.


A UNION ALL is the same as the MERGE transform, but without the sorting.
It unions the data on a row basis, not a column basis (it's the same as in TSQL, you need to have the same columns).


Given what information the OP gave us, that's what he wants.

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Brandie Tarvin (5/6/2013)

Given what information the OP gave us, that's what he wants.


File 1:
A
B
C

File 2:
E
F
G

Union All gives us:
A
B
C
E
F
G

Merge Join gives us:
A E
B F
C G


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Hi Can you Generate AutoIdentity Number(adding new ID columne/through Script Component) for Each File Seperately.

Then Apply Merge Join , Based on ID Column(this helps Join on RowNumber Position)

example:

File1
Id Col
1 A
2 B
3 C

File 2
Id Col
1 D
2 E
3 F

Merge Join On File1.ID = File2.ID


So Final out put will be

ID File1.Col File2.Col
1 A D
2 B E
3 C F
Go


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