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I have a table assume Users and i need to add a column and insert a default value.

the default value is in the same table(Users)

assume Users table has ID, Name, Password

Now I need to insert a column as Confirm Password which data should be same as Password value.

How can I alter the table and insert the value to that column.

Can anyone help me


Harish Reddy
Posted 27-Nov-12 4:32am

1 solution

Here is a two step approach for this.

--Add new colunm
   ADD ConfirmPassword Datatype NULL;

--Update Table
SET ConfirmPassword = Password;
Marcus Kramer at 27-Nov-12 14:11pm
+5. Solves the OP's question.
RaisKazi at 27-Nov-12 14:14pm
Thank you Marcus.
Harish Reddy K at 28-Nov-12 3:50am
Thank you RaisKazi...
RaisKazi at 28-Nov-12 10:15am
Welcome, :)

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