How to get Column names of table in SQL Server 2008?

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In this post we will discuss how to get all the column names of a database table in SQL Server 2008.

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Below is the query that will retrieve the column names of a table.

select COLUMN_NAME from information_schema.columns
where table_name = ‘CountryMaster’
order by ordinal_position

Check the figure below:

Also if you will run the below query, then you will get some additional details:

select COLUMN_NAME,* from information_schema.columns
where table_name = ‘CountryMaster’
order by ordinal_position

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