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How to automatically increment value in mysql

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i have created one table called user_details for this table there is one
column called uid,which should increment automatically,when ever i insert

for this i have create table by using auto_increment,table created seccussfully,
bt if i insert values into this table by excluding tat uid(which is increment automatically),it is showing error column count doesnt match value of row count.

anybody knows where i was error,
ur reply greatly appreciate.

Dec 13 '07 #1
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i insert values into this table by excluding tat uid
Not sure what you are doing here but you must define the field names along with the values
Dec 13 '07 #2

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You should provide the filed names in the query leaving uid. e.g.
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  1. INSERT INTO table_name (firstname, lastname) VALUES ('M', 'Wasif')
Or without field names
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  1. INSERT INTO table_name VALUES ('', 'M', 'Wasif')
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  1. INSERT INTO table_name VALUES (NULL, 'M', 'Wasif')
The first method is preferable.
Dec 13 '07 #3

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