Alter-Rename SQL Server Database Using Management Studio or Query
Hi friends, in this post we will learn how to Alter-Rename SQL Server Database Using Management Studio or Query. Sometime we have a requirement of changing database name, we can do it by two ways. Using SQL Server management studio and Query. We will demonstrate you both ways.
In earlier post we have discussed how to create database in SQL Server link: How To Create Database in SQL Server.
SQL Server Management Studio:
Scenario: Here we have a database named: Test, we have to rename it to Hightechnology.
Right click on database name: Test, and click on Rename > now you can change name of your database.
ALTER DATABASE TEST MODIFY NAME= HIGHTECHNOLOGY
DROP DATABSE TEST