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CreateView Command Questions

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CreateView Command Questions

Postby Pat Baner » Mon May 02, 2011 12:37 pm

Looking for a little experience here. What is the pupose of Create View command when the table is already open? I know that it: "Creates an alternate, virtual view of a table", but why would I use it?

Also, what are some uses that this command is good for (situations that directly interfacing with the source table doesn't solve or allow)?

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Postby cp4w » Mon May 02, 2011 2:47 pm

a typical use would be as follows.

Customer Table
- idnbr
- firstname
- lastname
- age

Customer Activity Table
- idnbr
- itembougt
- amountpaid

so instead of duplicating the customer information in each table you have it once and create a view joining the 2 base tables.
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