bcp File without Field Delimiter


I came across to this question last year. Without digging too much, I came up with a T-SQL solution to export everything in one huge column. But it involves a lot data type convert code. The reader came back with the same question again and I tried to play with bcp again and found the solution.

I used the HEX value no space 0x90 or 0x8F as the field delimiter to export the file directly




DECLARE @logtext AS VARCHAR(4000), @cmd AS VARCHAR(4000)
set @logtext = '"select * from PRCARGEAFS2ALGE.EDI_DATA.dbo.EDI_810_READY_TO_EXPORT "'

DECLARE @cmd6 NVARCHAR(4000) 
set @cmd6 = 'BCP  ' + @logtext + ' queryout  "C:\temp\sales1.txt"  -c -t 0x90 -T  -S'+ @@servername
exec master..xp_cmdshell @cmd6
 I provided the concatenate query solution (workaround):

http://forums.asp.net/t/1922802.aspx?Export+query+to+Text+file+without+tab+delimited


 

http://forums.asp.net/p/1923358/5807583.aspx?p=True&t=635512326677075232&pagenum=1

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