- You have a table in Microsoft SQL Server 2008 R2 that has no sparse columns.
- You run an ALTER statement to delete one column from the table.
- You run another ALTER statement to add one sparse column to the table.
Cumulative update information
Cumulative Update 5 for SQL Server 2008 R2 Service Pack 2 (SP2)The fix for this issue was first released in Cumulative Update 5. For more information about how to obtain this cumulative update package for SQL Server 2008 R2 S2008 R2 SP2, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
Article ID: 2809198 - Last Review: Feb 18, 2013 - Revision: 1