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how can i limit query result dataset

for example i wish that
"Select * from Workers"
will return me no more than 3 records ?
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Hi

There are 2 ways of doing this ... If you're using SQL Server

Example 1:
set rowcount 3
Select * from Workers
set rowcount 0

Example 2:
Select Top 3 Workers.* from Workers

Hope this assists
Regards
TAZI
If you are using MySQL, you can also use this:

SELECT * FROM Workers LIMIT 3;
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