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changing data type

Posted on 2011-03-04
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Hi,

I need to change data type of one of the tables, but the saving keeps timing out.  Any ideas?  thx
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by:Rajkumar Gs
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From which data type to which datatype ?
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by:mcrmg
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from varchar(50) to varchar(100), this field is empty, but there are more than 2 M records..thx
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Sharath earned 125 total points
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Post your statement. Are you trying like this?
alter table your_table alter column your_col varchar(100)
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by:mcrmg
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I was using design then save...thx
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