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Flowing Fount of Yak Knowledge

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Posted - 04/03/2005 :  11:55:00  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
what's wrong with this statement and how would I do it:

delete top 193 from users where pdupeid=311 order by myid desc

SQL Natt Alfen

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Posted - 04/03/2005 :  12:02:03  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
You can't use TOP and ORDER BY with DELETE.
DELETE users WHERE myid IN(
SELECT TOP 193 FROM users WHERE pdupeid = 311 ORDER BY myid DESC)

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