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USER Function

Posted By: Sarita Patel     Category: SQL Server     Views: 1625

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

USER allows a system-supplied value for the current user's database username to be inserted into a table when no default value is specified.

USER provides the same functionality as the USER_NAME system function.

Use USER with DEFAULT constraints in either the CREATE TABLE or ALTER TABLE statements, or use as any standard function.

Syntax of USER Function :


Return type of USER is a char.

Examples of USER Function :

Example 1 : Use of USER function in select clause 



Above example returns current user's database username.


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