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Incorrect syntax near 'GO' error while running a sql script ?

Posted By:      Posted Date: August 27, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net

I am using Visual Studio 2008

I have one Database A

now i want to create Database B just like Database A

I generated a script of Database A

and created fresh Database B

Now, when i try to run the generated script against Database B, i get this error, why ? how to fix it ?

sql error

For your information:

I have checked in my script it is:


and i have also tried to save the sql script in notepad as: ANSI, UTF-8 and UNICODE

and then i copied from txt file to query but still doesn't work and getting the same error

and these are the option that i selected/used while creating my script:


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