Open a Text File From SQL Server using xp_cmdshell

December 29 08:36 2010

For this we need to enable xpCMDShell enable in Surface Area Configuration

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Goto Right Click on Server > Facets

Select Surface Area Configuration

Go to

xPcmdShell enable

Now go to New Query

EXEC master.dbo.xp_cmdshell ‘type d:test.txt’

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