We help IT Professionals succeed at work.
Get Started

Sql Syntax for a replacment

117 Views
Last Modified: 2015-09-03
I have never done a mass update to replace records (newbie) in a table so I am looking for some help with the syntax which I'm sure is easy.
I have a table called Parts. In that table there I have a field name called femail. I have records in that field name for email addresses. So records do not require an email address so they are null values.

For the records they contain multiple email addresses in that field which are all the same. So for example:

Femail
test1@test.com; test2@test.com

So my question is I want to do a mass replacment for the test1@test.com email and replace all of those records with JohnDoe@test.com
So the end result would be where test1@test.com was it should now show:

JohnDoe@test.com; test2@test.com



How would I accomplish this?
Comment
Watch Question
IT Engineer
CERTIFIED EXPERT
Distinguished Expert 2017
Commented:
This problem has been solved!
Unlock 1 Answer and 7 Comments.
See Answer
Why Experts Exchange?

Experts Exchange always has the answer, or at the least points me in the correct direction! It is like having another employee that is extremely experienced.

Jim Murphy
Programmer at Smart IT Solutions

When asked, what has been your best career decision?

Deciding to stick with EE.

Mohamed Asif
Technical Department Head

Being involved with EE helped me to grow personally and professionally.

Carl Webster
CTP, Sr Infrastructure Consultant
Ask ANY Question

Connect with Certified Experts to gain insight and support on specific technology challenges including:

  • Troubleshooting
  • Research
  • Professional Opinions
Did You Know?

We've partnered with two important charities to provide clean water and computer science education to those who need it most. READ MORE