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How to add records to a sql server database from ms sql server management studio

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Hi,

I am new to sql server and ms sql server management studio express.  I have a database and I would like to know if and how it is possible to add and manage records from ms sql server management studio express.  I can't find anything like this...

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You Can use the INSERT Statement to insert records. Here is a reference for syntax and examples:
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/aa933206(SQL.80).aspx
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This will get you started with using SQL Managment Studio:
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/bb934498.aspx
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You can just right click on the table in question and select "Open Table" and just add a new record.

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Click the NewQuery button and type in your SQL INSERT syntax right there...
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Yeeah!  Right click and open table:  just what I needed:  from there you have a grid where you can easily manage the records.

pssanhu, thanks for the refenrences, I will note this!
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