jason.handby wrote: > It's a nice solution, but isn't it written for SQL Server 2005? Brian's > using 2000. > Yup, that solution is no good for me. I'm on 2000. Is this an operation that has to be done in the database? Or could you do the splitting in an external script? I wish. Unfortunately, this is going to run only via a stored proc, called from a dts.