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V14 Certification: Teradata SQL by Tom Coffing, Leona Coffing

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Chapter 18 - Data Manipulation Language (DML)

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INSERT Syntax # 1

The following syntax of the INSERT does not use the column names as part of the command. Therefore, it requires that the VALUES portion of the INSERT match each and every column in the table with a data value or a NULL.

INS[ERT] [ INTO ]  <table-name>    VALUES

( <literal-data-value> [ …,<literal-data-value>   ] ;

Note: Using INS instead ofINSERT is not ANSIcompliant.

The INSERT statement is used to put a new row into a table. A status is the only returned value from the database; no rows are returned to the user. It must account for all the columns in a table using either ...

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