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MSSQL Wish to to reset the column with correct sequence post insert/delete data in an auto increment (auto id ) column

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MSSQL Wish to to reset the column with correct sequence post insert/delete data in an auto increment (auto id ) column  
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by:Aneesh Retnakaran
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DBCC CHECKIDENT (yourtable, reseed, UrExpectedNextNumber-1)
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by:Aneesh Retnakaran
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if you want to restart the number from 1, you  just need to TRUNCATE the table
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Thanks,
     Is there no slution except truncating the table and then restting it.
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Thanks a lot
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