ORA-01438

ORA-01438 value larger than specified precision allows for this column

What causes an ORA-01438 error?

When inserting or updating records, a numeric value was entered that exceeded the precision defined for the column.

How Xynomix can help

Enter a value that complies with the numeric column’s precision, or use the MODIFY option with the ALTER TABLE command to expand the precision.

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