SQL Tutorial

SQL

Tutorial

SQL is a standard language for storing, manipulating and retrieving data
in databases.

Our SQL tutorial will teach you how to use SQL in:
MySQL, SQL Server, MS Access, Oracle, Sybase, Informix, Postgres, and other database systems.

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Examples in Each Chapter

With our online SQL editor, you can edit the SQL statements, and click on a button to view the result.

Example

SELECT * FROM Customers;

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SQL Exercises

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Exercise:

Insert the missing statement to get all the columns from the Customers table.

 * FROM Customers;

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SQL Examples

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SQL References

At W3Schools you will find a complete reference for keywords and function:

SQL Keyword Reference

MYSQL Functions

SQLServer Functions

MS Access Functions

SQL Quick Reference

SQL Data Types

Data types and ranges for Microsoft Access, MySQL and SQL Server.

SQL Data Types

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