Add a column to SQL View (sql 2008r2)

Posted on 2014-01-22
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Last Modified: 2014-01-23
I have a view that I want to add a new column to and be able to enter static values for reference. Thanks for any assistance.

 Example of current view to add new column
Question by:srodgers45

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Vijaya Reddy Pinnapa Reddy earned 2000 total points
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Syntax to add news columns to View
ALTER VIEW dbo.viewname
SELECT originalcolumnlist, ColA+ColB AS col1, ColC+ColD as col2, ColE+ColF as col3, ColG+ColH as col4
FROM yourtable

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ID: 39803648
Thank you for the help.

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