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I need to mark rows in a table that have an ID in the file more than once.  If it is in 3 times then mark it 1,2,3 twice 1,2 once just a 1. can't figure out how to break the count on the id number by grouping using the row_number function any ideas?  mahalo Mark  

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As a select query

select rn=row_number() over (partition by id order by id), *
from tbl

where rn gives you the "mark" you are after

or as an update if you have a column to hold this value

;with tmp as (
select rn=row_number() over (partition by id order by id), *
from tbl
)
update tmp set targetcol = rn
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