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1874748 - Teradata: Use ADD command to modify column type, length, format - SAP PD


  • Teradata supports ADD command to modify the column type, length or format.
  • 'Use alter statements when possible' option is selected in the Apply Model Changes to Database window.
  • PowerDesigner only generates ALTER TABLE ... MODIFY statement but should use ADD command when applicable.



  • SAP PowerDesigner (PD) 16.5 SP01 and earlier
  • Teradata V12 and V13


SAP PowerDesigner 16.5


PowerAMC, AMC, 741756, CR741756, CR#741756, DBMS, Power, Designer , KBA , BC-SYB-PD , PowerDesigner , Problem

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