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Variables and Data Types in SQL Server Transact-SQL
Where to find answers to frequently asked questions on variables and data types in Microsoft SQL Server Transact-SQL? I am new to Transact-SQL and SQL Server. Here is a list of frequently asked questions and their answers compiled by FYIcenter.com team on variables and data types in Microsoft SQL Se...
2017-04-22, 834👍, 0💬

Incrementing or Decrementing Parts of DATETIME Values in SQL Server
How To Increment or Decrement Parts of DATETIME Values in SQL Server Transact-SQL? If you want to increment or decrement one part of a date and time value, you can use the DATEADD() function in the following format: DATEADD(datepart, number, date) returns DATETIME: "date" - the input date "number" -...
2017-02-20, 834👍, 0💬

SQL*Plus Commands Stored in a File in Oracle
How Run SQL*Plus Commands That Are Stored in a Local File in Oracle? If you have a group of commands that you need to run them repeatedly every day, you can save those commands in a file (called SQL script file), and using the "@fileName" command to run them in SQL*Plus. If you want to try this, cre...
2020-06-08, 833👍, 0💬

Convert Times to Character Strings in Oracle
How To Convert Times to Character Strings in Oracle? You can convert dates to characters using the TO_CHAR() function as shown in the following examples: SELECT TO_CHAR(SYSDATE, 'HH:MI:SS') FROM DUAL; 04:49:49 SELECT TO_CHAR(SYSDATE, 'HH24:MI:SS.FF') FROM DUAL; -- Error: SYSDATE has no fractional se...
2019-12-02, 833👍, 0💬

Converting DATETIME and NUMERIC Values in SQL Server
Are DATETIME and NUMERIC Values Convertible in SQL Server Transact-SQL? Are datetime and numeric value convertible? The answer is yes. Here are the main rules on DATATIME and NUMERIC value conversions: During the conversion a DATETIME value will be treated as a NUMERIC value with the number of days ...
2017-02-22, 833👍, 0💬

Open Multiple Cursors at the Same Time in Oracle
Can Multiple Cursors Being Opened at the Same Time in Oracle? Yes, multiple cursors can be opened at the same time. See the following example: CREATE OR REPLACE PROCEDURE FYI_CENTER AS CURSOR emp_cur IS SELECT * FROM employees; emp_rec employees%ROWTYPE; CURSOR dpt_cur IS SELECT * FROM departments; ...
2018-04-07, 831👍, 0💬

Data File for InnoDB Storage Engine in MySQL
Where Table Data Is Stored by the InnoDB Storage Engine in MySQL? By default, MySQL provides \mysql\data directory for all storage engines to store table data. Under \mysql\data directory, InnoDB storage engine will create 3 files to store and manage all tables that use the InnoDB storage engine: ib...
2017-08-13, 831👍, 0💬

Show All Tablespaces in the Current Database in Oracle
How To View Tablespaces in the Current Database in Oracle? If you want to get a list of all tablespaces used in the current database instance, you can use the DBA_TABLESPACES view as shown in the following SQL script example: SQL&gt; connect SYSTEM/fyicenter Connected. SQL&gt; SELECT TABLESP...
2019-01-20, 830👍, 0💬

Retrieve CREATE TABLE Statement with SQL Developer in Oracle
How To Get a CREATE Statement for an Existing Table in Oracle? You have an existing table and want to get a CREATE statement for that table, you can use the SQL tab in the object view. The following tutorial steps show you how to use SQL Developer to generate a CREATE statement on an existing table:...
2018-10-08, 829👍, 0💬

Convert Character Strings to Dates in Oracle
How To Convert Character Strings to Dates in Oracle? You can convert dates to characters using the TO_DATE() function as shown in the following examples: SELECT TO_DATE('07-MAY-2006', 'DD-MON-YYYY') FROM DUAL; 07-MAY-06 SELECT TO_DATE('2006/05/07 ', 'YYYY/MM/DD') FROM DUAL; 07-MAY-06 SELECT TO_DATE(...
2020-03-25, 828👍, 0💬

What Is a READ ONLY Transaction in Oracle
What Is a READ ONLY Transaction in Oracle? A READ ONLY transaction is a transaction in which the read consistency is set at the transaction level. In a READ ONLY transaction, a logical snapshot of the database is created at the beginning of the transaction and released at the end of the transaction....
2019-08-23, 828👍, 0💬

Privilege to Create Indexes in Oracle
What Privilege Is Needed for a User to Create Indexes in Oracle? For a user to create indexes, he/she needs the same privilege as the creating tables. Just make sure he/she has the CREATE TABLE privilege. The following tutorial exercise gives you a good example on creating view privilege: &gt;.\...
2019-06-29, 826👍, 0💬

Add Another Datafile to a Tablespace in Oracle
How To Add Another Datafile to a Tablespace in Oracle? If you created a tablespace with a data file a month ago, now 80% of the data file is used, you should add another data file to the tablespace. This can be done by using the ALTER TABLESPACE ... ADD DATAFILE statement. See the following sample s...
2019-04-09, 825👍, 0💬

Establish Administrator Authentication to the Server in Oracle
How To Establish Administrator Authentication to the Server in Oracle? This is Step 2. There are two ways to establish administrator authentication to a new database. Use a password file. Use operating system (OS) authentication. Using OS authentication is easier on Windows system. If you used your ...
2019-04-03, 825👍, 0💬

Start Oracle SQL Developer in Oracle
How To Start Oracle SQL Developer in Oracle? To start Oracle SQL Developer, go to \sqldeveloper and click sqldeveloper.exe. The Oracle SQL Developer window shows up. Your copy of Oracle SQL Developer is running now. There will nothing under the Connections icon, because you haven't defined any conne...
2019-02-05, 825👍, 0💬

Start Oracle SQL Developer in Oracle
How To Start Oracle SQL Developer in Oracle? To start Oracle SQL Developer, go to \sqldeveloper and click sqldeveloper.exe. The Oracle SQL Developer window shows up. Your copy of Oracle SQL Developer is running now. There will nothing under the Connections icon, because you haven't defined any conne...
2019-02-05, 825👍, 0💬

DML (Data Manipulation Language_Statements in SQL Server
What Are DML (Data Manipulation Language) Statements in SQL Server? DML (Data Manipulation Language) statements are statements to change data values in database tables. The are 3 primary DML statements: INSERT - Inserting new rows into database tables. For example "INSERT INTO fyi_links VALUES (101,...
2016-11-03, 825👍, 0💬

Performing Comparison on Date and Time Values in SQL Server
How To Perform Comparison on Date and Time Values in SQL Server Transact-SQL? Comparison operations on date and time values can be performed in the same way as numeric values. The comparison rule is simple: a date and time value in the future has a greater value than a date and time value in the pas...
2017-01-21, 824👍, 0💬

Manage Transaction Isolation Levels in Oracle
How To Manage Transaction Isolation Level in Oracle? Transaction isolation level can be managed in a procedure by using the SET TRANSACTION and COMMIT statements. Here is a sample script on how to manage transaction isolation level: SQL&gt; CREATE OR REPLACE PROCEDURE HR.TOTAL_SALARY AS 2 total_...
2019-03-08, 823👍, 0💬

Boolean Values and Logical Operations in SQL Server Transact-SQL
Where to find answers to frequently asked questions on Boolean Values and Logical Operations in SQL Server Transact-SQL? Here is a list of frequently asked questions and their answers compiled by FYIcenter.com DBA team on Boolean Values and Logical Operations in SQL Server Transact-SQL. Clear answer...
2017-01-29, 822👍, 0💬

sys.triggers - Listing All Triggers in the Database in SQL Server
How To List All Triggers in the Database with sys.triggers in SQL Server? If you want to list all triggers defined in the current database, you can use the catalog view, sys.triggers, as shown in the following tutorial example: USE FyiCenterData; GO CREATE TRIGGER new_user ON fyi_users AFTER INSERT ...
2016-10-25, 822👍, 0💬

Types of PL/SQL Code Blocks in Oracle
What Are the Types PL/SQL Code Blocks in Oracle? There are 3 types of PL/SQL code blocks: Anonymous Block - A block of codes with no name. It may contain a declaration part, an execution part, and exception handlers. Stored Program Unit - A block of codes with a name. It is similar to an anonymous b...
2018-10-30, 820👍, 0💬

Define a Variable to Match Column Data Type in Oracle
How To Define a Variable to Match a Table Column Data Type in Oracle? If you have a table, and want to define some variables to have exactly the same data types as some columns in that table, you can use table_name.column_name%TYPE as data types to define those variables. The tutorial sample below s...
2018-08-14, 820👍, 0💬

Rename an Existing Column in a Table in MySQL
How To Rename an Existing Column in a Table in MySQL? If you have an existing column in a table and you want to change the column name, you can use the "ALTER TABLE ... CHANGE" statement. This statement allows you to change the name of a column, and its definition. The tutorial script below gives yo...
2018-03-04, 820👍, 0💬

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