Using The OUTPUT Clause

Kevin Feasel

2016-08-25

T-SQL

Steve Jones looks at the OUTPUT clause:

I often see people struggling to use triggers for auditing, or having issues with building them to handle multi row updates. However, there’s another choice: the OUTPUT clause.

Not many people use this clause, but it’s a great way to access the virtual inserted and deleted tables in your code.

My favorite post on the topic is still Adam Machanic’s.

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