ORA-00947: not enough values

Hi,

I got ” ORA-00947: not enough values ” error in Oracle.

 

ORA-00947: not enough values

 

Details of error are as follows.

ORA-00947 not enough values

Cause: This error occurs when a SQL statement requires two sets of values equal in number, but the second set contains fewer items than the first set.

 

 

ORA-00947 error is related with the SQL statement requires two sets of values equal in number, but the second set contains fewer items than the first set.

 

 

not enough values

This error are taken in a WHERE or HAVING clause in which a nested SELECT returns too few columns as in:

WHERE (X,Y) IN (SELECT Z FROM ...)

Mostly ORA-00947 error are taken in an Insert statement when VALUES or SELECT clause does not contain enough values as follows.

 

INSERT INTO TEST_TABLE(NAME,LAST_NAME) VALUES('MEHMET');   --- ONLY ONE COLUMN'S VALUE

 

Check and fix your SQL Statement to make number of items in each set to equal.

 

 

 

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