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total up fields and write to filed in sql

I need to write an update query to total up 6 fields in a row and write them to one of the fields.

what I need is curmonth1 + curmonth2 + curmonth3 + curmonth4  + curmonth5 + curwages all put in the field curwages.   expamle   1 + 1+ 1 + 1+1+ 1 = 6 in the filed curwages.

I'd really would be greatful for some guildance with this problem

Thanks

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running32
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running32
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Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3]Billing EngineerCommented:
update yourtable
   set curwages = curwages + curmonth1 + curmonth2 + curmonth3 + curmonth4 + curmonth5

if at least 1 of the values could be null, but a COALESCE(curmonthN , 0) instead of simply curmonthN
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running32Author Commented:
Thank you
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