An Introduction to MySQL CTE

Summary: in this tutorial, you will learn how to use MySQL CTE or common table expression to construct complex queries in a more readable manner. SQL Server.

MySQL ( MySQL DBA Training) introduced the common table expression feature or CTE in short since version 8.0 so you should have MySQL 8.0 installed on your computer in order to practice with the statements in this tutorial. SQL Server Training.

What is a common table expression or CTE

A common table expression is a named temporary result set that exists only within the execution scope of a single SQL statement e.g.,SELECT, INSERT, UPDATE, or DELETE.

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