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April 2010 Blog Posts

SQL Server 2008 - Management Studio issue

This is a known issue with SQL Server 2008, that certain DDL operations like ALTERing a column datatype using Management Studio GUI fails. For example, in Object Explorer, navigate to a table column > right-click on column > Modify. Change column datatype or length, then save and this error message displays:   To workaround this problem, go to Query Editor and issue the following DDL statement instead: ALTER TABLE dbo.FTPFile ALTER COLUMN CmdLine VARCHAR (100) ; GO   The column change is successfuly applied now.

posted @ Monday, April 19, 2010 12:51 PM | Feedback (6) |

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