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How to change the column name by using ALTER?

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ALTER table table name rename column to

column name was changed but it's not giving entire table with altered column name.

It's giving only the altered column.
Asked by: ushalakshmi | Member Since Apr-2008 | Asked on: Apr 16th, 2008

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Answered On : Apr 17th, 2008

View all answers by prakashb83

sp_rename 'oldtablename.cname', 'change columnname'

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Please try Alter table change <Old column name > <new column name> varchar(10)

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Answered On : Jun 17th, 2008

View all answers by sweetytrivedi

To change the column name can use the Rename command.alter table rename column to ;

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sp_rename 'TableName.OldColumnName','NewColumnName' is correct

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Answered On : Oct 8th, 2008

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To change name of one column   alter  table  rename column to ;if we want to change more than one column  alter  table   rename (old colname1,old colname2,-------) to (new colname1,new colname2,------);

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