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Change Ref ID on all Tables

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What is the best way to change the Ref ID fields on all tables???
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Drop your foreign keys.  Write and run scripts to renumber your Id's .  Then readd your foreign keys

What is the reason for doing this?  There may be better alternatives both for renumbering and to renumbering.
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by:kachan
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In fact what I want to change is the Ref ID which is the the key value of all tables.. After getting advices from all experts, I think I would like to do it in other way rather changing this so important field.

Thanks for your input.
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by:kachan
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In fact what I want to change is the Ref ID which is the the key value of all tables.. After getting advices from all experts, I think I would like to do it in other way rather changing this so important field.

Thanks for your input.
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