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How to create a temporaray table every time when the procedure is called.

Posted on 2012-09-21
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Last Modified: 2012-09-22
The procedure should check whether the table is existing, if it exists it should
How to create a temporary table every time when the procedure is called,
The table should get deleted first and then recreated every time
Question by:searchsanjaysharma
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if object_id (N'tempdb..#tablename', N'U') is not null
            drop table #tablename;

create #tablename ()
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by:Bhavesh Shah
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you no need to explicitly drop the temporary table in procedure.
temp Table itself get dropped after completion of execution of procedure.

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