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INFORMATION_SCHEMA.COLUMNS <> Table Definition


INFORMATION_SCHEMA.COLUMNS <> Table Definition

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I have a table that has one particular column of VARCHAR datatype. The entry in INFORMATION_SCHEMA.COLUMNS says it's a FLOAT.

Right Click > Script Object as CREATE also returns a VARCHAR.
Table in Design View is also VARCHAR.

Any ideas on how to fix or why/how this happened?

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GOT IT.

Changed the datatype from VARCHAR(7) to VARCHAR(8) and back again.

But still unsure how this could happen?

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did you check filter by table_schema in information_Schema.columns.

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Mani Singh (6/23/2008)
did you check filter by table_schema in information_Schema.columns.


That's where it said FLOAT.

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