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#1 akitchin

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Posted 23 August 2003 - 08:58 AM

i know this may sound stupid, but how can i check the structure of a table without selecting anything from the table. i can\'t remember exactly what fields ive got, but selecting anything throws it out of proportion. and my msdos window wont scroll up.

#2 shivabharat

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Posted 23 August 2003 - 10:08 AM

Try this

desc <table_name>

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#3 akitchin

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Posted 23 August 2003 - 10:19 AM

thanks shiva, that was perfect. cheers.




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