DROP INDEX Command

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DROP INDEX Command

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DROP INDEX allows you to remove an existing index.

Syntax

DROP INDEX [ MEMORY ] table_name.index_name

Description

DROP INDEX removes an index.

 

MEMORY

If MEMORY keyword is specified before the table_name then an in-memory table is referenced, not a disk one.

 

table_name

The name of the table containing index.

 

index_name

The name of the index to remove.

 

Example:

DROP INDEX developers.idxUniqueName;

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