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Posted - 09/09/2013 :  08:47:22  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
I have this table as below and I want to remove the last column (DESCRIPTION_EXTENDED). It is used in newer version of app but I want to keep the orig. as it was. What is the process to remove this column? I understand to use ALTER and DROP but do I have to something else?


Edited by - AdamWest on 09/09/2013 08:58:53

James K
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Posted - 09/09/2013 :  09:41:12  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
That is all you should need to do unless that column is used as a foreign key in another table (which doesn't sound like it is):
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