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Alter a replicated column

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 01, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server

Hi all,

I've a transactional replica scenario which basically has one pubblication (with some table) and a lot of subscriptions. All is working fine from some months. Now I've to alter a column of one of the replicated table: now it is a varchar(40) and it will be varchar(500). When I try to execute the sql script to alter that column I receive an error because the column is replicated. I think I've to drop all subscriptions, alter the column, rebuild the subscriptions. Is there a fast way?

Thank you all

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