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How to load data dynamically using ssis

Sorry, I didn't frame my question properly. I updated my question. I am trying to automate a process using SSIS where

1)A csv file comes from some database into a folder. (completed)


2) My etl recognizes the file and creates a staging table in the Database converting all data into nvarchar(MAX). (completed)


3) Insert data from staging to destination table and if it does not exist then create a table and insert the data into it. (issue)


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asked Aug 21, 2012 at 04:01 PM in Default

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How about this:

SELECT *
INTO destination_table 
FROM existing_staging_table
You may will use dynamic sql if the destination table name is dynamic.
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answered Aug 21, 2012 at 04:05 PM

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If the table is dynamic, i.e. it changes, then you should always be creating the table when you need it, so I would check for it's existence, delete it if necessary and then recreate it

if object_id('YourStagingTable','U') is not null drop table YourStagingTable
go
--create table either by CREATE TABLE statement or SELECT INTO
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answered Aug 21, 2012 at 05:05 PM

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