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ALTER VIEW (Azure SQL Database)

This topic is OBSOLETE. You can find the most current version in the SQL 14 Transact-SQL Reference.

Modifies a previously created view. This includes an indexed view. ALTER VIEW does not affect dependent stored procedures or triggers and does not change permissions.

This topic is not maintained. For the current version, see ALTER VIEW.

Syntax Conventions (Azure SQL Database)

ALTER VIEW [ schema_name . ] view_name [ ( column [ ,...n ] ) ] 
[ WITH <view_attribute> [ ,...n ] ] 
AS select_statement 

<view_attribute> ::= 
    [ VIEW_METADATA ]     

The syntax diagram demonstrates the supported arguments and options in Microsoft Microsoft Azure SQL Database.

Microsoft Azure SQL Database does not support the ENCRYPTION option with the ALTER VIEW statement.

For more information about the arguments and the ALTER VIEW statement, see ALTER VIEW in SQL Server Books Online.

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