I want remove 5th character from column using MYSQL Query.

My column lokks like


You can use string functions like LEFT and RIGHT, and CONCAT the final result.

create table tbl(`Order` varchar(20));
insert into tbl values
update tbl
set `Order` = concat(left(`Order`, 4), right(`Order`, length(`Order`) - 5));
select * from tbl;
| Order        |
| :----------- |
| PRSW00000001 |
| PRSW00000002 |
| PRSW00000003 |
| PRSW00000004 |

dbfiddle here

  • my table column name is Order just need delete 5th position. i can remove through c# code but i need to remove from MySQL database. column contains 1000 records.. – Harry Mar 2 '18 at 12:08
  • Please do not use reserved words as Order – McNets Mar 2 '18 at 12:11
  • I'm glad to help – McNets Mar 2 '18 at 12:26

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