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Copy column of data into another column in the same table

I have a column of digits I'd like to copy into another column in the
same table. How would I do this?

Thanks,

Bill
Jul 20 '05 #1
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On 18 Jul 2003 11:06:33 -0700 in comp.databases. ms-sqlserver,
bi***********@g ospellight.com (Bill) wrote:
I have a column of digits I'd like to copy into another column in the
same table. How would I do this?


update table set column1 = column2
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