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JulieKae
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MYSQL Usage of Variable to Loop through 10 databases

We are using MYSQL as the data source.  We have the same 4 tables replicated for 10 different databases (one database for each one of 10 locations). 

We'd like to concatenate all 10 versions of the 4 tables into 4 tables in QlikView and add the database name (database1 through database10) as a new field appended to the records in the data (ie database# as locationid). 

Is it possible to loop through all 10 databases within a single script sequence without having to script and manually refer to each database individually and concatenate into the same set of 4 tables in QlikView?

Julie Kae
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rwunderlich
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Partner Ambassador/MVP

Yes, it's fairly easy. Take a look at the FOR EACH statement.

-Rob