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Trigger defined for Insert, Update


Trigger defined for Insert, Update

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bob pearson-184607
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Is there an "easy/quick" way to determine inside the trigger itself whether it is being fired because of an Insert or because of an Update when a trigger has been defined for Insert, Update?
Without inquiring whether a row exists or not, is there a system variable that can determine this?
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If your trigger is For Update, Insert

there is not any system information identifying what action caused the trigger to fire.

You could duplicate your code, and create 1 trigger for insert, and 1 trigger for update, or test for Existing rows as you mentioned.
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You could do something like:


DECLARE @operation as Varchar(10);
DECLARE @Count as int;
SET @operation = 'Inserted';

SELECT @Count = COUNT(*) FROM DELETED;
if @Count > 0
BEGIN
SET @operation = 'Deleted';
SELECT @Count = COUNT(*) FROM INSERTED;
IF @Count > 0
SET @operation = 'Updated'
END



HTH,
Rob
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