The where clause works exactly the same as they did with the SELECT statements.
So, let’s add the keyword WHERE, and set a filter that specifies which record to modify.
SQL UPDATE EXAMPLE WITH UPDATING SINGLE COLUMN: This SQL UPDATE example would update the student_id to '001' in the student table where student_name is 'AJEET'.
In order to modify data in a table, we’ll use an Update statement, a DML (data manipulation language) statement.
A SQL update statement comes with a SET clause where we define the column-and-value as a pair of items.
Here, First table contains - Cat_id, cat_name, And the second table contains - Rel_cat_id, rel_cat_name SQL UPDATE COLUMN: We can update a single or multiple columns in SQL with SQL UPDATE query.Sales Person table As we all know that the SQL UPDATE statement with a TOP clause doesn’t support an ORDER BY clause but it is possible to get the sorted order of the columns using a CTE (Common Table Expression).Let us run the same SQL update statement using a CTE Thus far, we’ve discussed some of simple methods of updating rows using a SQL Update statement in SQL Server and various permutations using conditions, clauses and in other contexts.This means if you have already used COMMIT 10 times, ROLLBACK will have an effect on the last execution you have performed.After that moment, even if you run the ROLLBACK clause 20 times, you can get to the state of only the last COMMIT.