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  1. #1
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    Unanswered: Need help

    This may seem like a dumb question, but here is what I am trying to do,

    Lets say, I have a TABLE that has colums

    A B C D

    Now, I have added a 5th colum E

    I want to populate E with D

    I can't seem to get the insert command right,

    Anyone ??

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    Re: Need help

    Hello, please try this:

    UPDATE myTable SET E=D;

    Originally posted by ChrisWBates
    This may seem like a dumb question, but here is what I am trying to do,

    Lets say, I have a TABLE that has colums

    A B C D

    Now, I have added a 5th colum E

    I want to populate E with D

    I can't seem to get the insert command right,

    Anyone ??

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    Or more fully

    UPDATE A SET E=D FROM myTable99 A
    GO
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