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MySQL Update

I have wrote a statement to identify the columns I want to update

select female_names_males.cname, tbl.cname, tbl.genderid from female_names_males
inner join tbl on female_names_males.cname = tbl.cname 
where tbl.genderid = '2'

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This runs fine and identifies the rows between both tables

I now want to update the rows and thought this would work

Update tbl
set tbl.genderid = '1'
inner join tbl on female_names_males.cname = tbl.cname 
where tbl.genderid = '2'

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Any Ideas
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Brogrim
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Brogrim
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warddhoogheCommented:
update table inner join other_table
set ... etc
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BrogrimInformation Systems Development ManagerAuthor Commented:
as Homer would say DOH, thank you
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