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IDENT_SEED Function

Posted By: Sarita Patel     Category: SQL Server     Views: 2683

This article explains about IDENT_SEED function in sql server with examples.

IDENT_SEED function returns the seed value of an identity column specified while creating a table or view. 


Syntax of IDENT_SEED Function :

IDENT_SEED ('table_or_view)

table_or_view is a table or view name. It can be of type char, nchar, varchar or nvarchar

Return type of IDENT_SEED function is a numeric.




Examples of IDENT_SEED Function :

Example 1 : Use of IDENT_SEED function in select clause 

SELECT IDENT_SEED ('User')

Output
1

Above example returns seed value 1 of an identity column in User table. 
  
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