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hi,

my identity column should start with 1,1 .

but when i insert data from package , it starts 1133.


even if i drop table and create again and insert data from package,it starts with 1133

any help
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Check the source where the data is coming from in the package and your transformations, if your inserting a column from the source into the identity column in the destination it will take what ever the values are from the source, it wont start from 1.



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Check the initial value before the insert:

DBCC CHECKIDENT('myTable',NORESEED)



If it is not 1, your creation script has initial value that is not 1.

To reset identity to start from 1 use this:

DBCC CHECKIDENT('myTable',RESEED,0)



But it is better to fix the creation script.

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