Dinesh Beniwal
Can you tell me the difference between DELETE & TRUNCATE commands?
Posted by Dinesh Beniwal in SQL Server on Jul 15, 2006
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Posted by on Aug 25, 2006
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Hi Praveen,

TRUNCATE is also rollback the data.But difference is TRUNCATE can't mantian the log.


Posted by pravs on Jul 24, 2006
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TRUNCATE is a DDL command and cannot be rolled back. All of the memory space is released back to the server. 
DELETE is a DML command and can be rolled back. 
Both commands accomplish identical tasks (removing all data from a table), but TRUNCATE is much faster.

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