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Need to update a few fields in SQL Server from FoxPro

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 03, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server
I can create packages to import FoXPro tables into SQL Server.  All I need to do is update a few fields in an existing SQL Server table from a FoxPro table on.  This would be run weekly.  There are less than 200 records in both tables.  Please be detailed in your help.  I am using Microsoft Visual Studio 2005 Version 8. Thank you for the help.

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