Copying data from one table to another table

I need to copy data from one table into another table. The field names are NOT the same:

I need to INSERT

Table 1 fields:


Table 2:

How do I do this Thank you in advance for any help you can give me!

Posted On: Friday 26th of October 2012 12:05:12 AM Total Views:  391
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