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The "alter table" statement conflicted with Foreign key consrtaint

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I have created Two tables

EmpID [ bigint] [PrimaryKey]
EmpName [ varchar(50)]
AccessLevelID [bigint ] [ Foreign Key]

AccessLevelID [ bigint ] [ PrimaryKey ]
AccessLevelName [varchar(50)]

Now i am creating relationship between these two tables.
I select relationship option for first table.
Then I added new relationship by selecting primary table field and foreign key table field.
Afterall when i am trying to save these changes I get one error
"The ALTER table Statement conflicted with foreign key constraint".
Can anyone help me as soon as possible.
Thanks in advance
Nov 26 '08 #1
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What relationship are you creating on which field?

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Nov 27 '08 #2

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wish this could help:
check the identity property in your primary key table...
Aug 10 '10 #3

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Check the properties of [EmployeeTable].[AccessLevelID] to make sure there is nothing which is incompatible with the field being used as a foreign key. The one that first springs to mind is the Nullable property (Allow Nulls).

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Aug 10 '10 #4

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