Solved

sql i am running the sql line and i am receiving the error below, please advice?

Posted on 2011-09-23
2
196 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-12
insert into [wf10inani].[dbo].[ivtf] select * from [wf10taa].[dbo].[ivtf] where code = 'FK5067342'

the tables having the same columns
error:
Insert Error: Column name or number of supplied values does not match table definition.
0
Comment
Question by:gvilbis
2 Comments
 
LVL 142

Accepted Solution

by:
Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3] earned 250 total points
ID: 36587230
the error is exactly as indicated: the source table has not the same schema as the destination table.
so, instead of using SELECT *, use the list of columns that need to be put into the destination table.

btw, I presume this is MS SQL Server?! [moving the question]
0
 
LVL 2

Assisted Solution

by:marappan
marappan earned 250 total points
ID: 36588029
Your syntax should be:

insert into [wf10inani].[dbo].[ivtf] select COLUMN_NAME1, COLUMN_NAME2 from [wf10taa].[dbo].[ivtf] where code = 'FK5067342'

I assumed that COLUMN_NAME1 and COLUMN_NAME2 are the only columns in  [wf10inani].[dbo].[ivtf]. If you have more columns in  [wf10inani].[dbo].[ivtf] then please add it in the SELECT statment.
0

Featured Post

PRTG Network Monitor: Intuitive Network Monitoring

Network Monitoring is essential to ensure that computer systems and network devices are running. Use PRTG to monitor LANs, servers, websites, applications and devices, bandwidth, virtual environments, remote systems, IoT, and many more. PRTG is easy to set up & use.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Everyone has problem when going to load data into Data warehouse (EDW). They all need to confirm that data quality is good but they don't no how to proceed. Microsoft has provided new task within SSIS 2008 called "Data Profiler Task". It solve th…
This article shows gives you an overview on SQL Server 2016 row level security. You will also get to know the usages of row-level-security and how it works
Via a live example, show how to shrink a transaction log file down to a reasonable size.
Viewers will learn how to use the SELECT statement in SQL and will be exposed to the many uses the SELECT statement has.

832 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question