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Converting a SQL table into Text file

How to convert a SQL table into Text file I have a table and I want to extract the values with the field names above to a text file. The query should also allow me to define the starting position of the fields in the text file.

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Posted On: Friday 26th of October 2012 12:04:58 AM Total Views:  364
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