executeUpdate Method (java.lang.String) (SQLServerStatement)


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Runs the given SQL statement, which can be an INSERT, UPDATE, or DELETE statement; or an SQL statement that returns nothing, such as an SQL DDL statement. Beginning in MicrosoftSQL Server JDBC Driver 3.0, executeUpdate will return the correct number of rows updated in a MERGE operation.

public int executeUpdate(java.lang.String sql)  



A String that contains the SQL statement.

An int that indicates the number of rows affected, or 0 if using a DDL statement.


This executeUpdate method is specified by the executeUpdate method in the java.sql.Statement interface.

If executing a stored procedure results in an update count that is greater than one, or that generates more than one result set, use the execute method to execute the stored procedure.

executeUpdate Method (SQLServerStatement)
SQLServerStatement Members
SQLServerStatement Class

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