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  • Issue SQL Query with Localized String through PowerShell

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  • SQL help

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  • T-SQL Query- how to explode XML fragment stored as NText into table?

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    I’d like to write a query that would allow me to view items with a characteristic of my choosing and filter out the others. Is it possible to write something like this in SQL and use it in SQL Server 2005?

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    I need to write a query in SQL that will get the fifth-from-last record from my database when either a primary key is defined or no primary at all is defined. How would this query look?

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  • Running a stored procedure in SQL Query Analyzer or as part of a SQL job

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  • Create Stored Procedure based upon existing Stored Procedure

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  • Error message in Query Analyzer on SQL Server 2005

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  • Records with null value not in output

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  • How Do I assign a value if a value in the field is empty

    In my script (that is not working yet) I want to make sure if "full_value" (a field) is empty in a particular record then the value zero will be inserted. This is working in Access, but I'm trying to rebuild the query in SQL. Thank you. SELECT DISTINCT oas_balance.cmpcode, oas_balance.el1,...

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  • Saving the results of a SQL Server 2005 table query in a XML file

    I have data in a table on a SQL Server 2005, and I need to query this table and save the results in a XML file that conforms to a given XSD. Is there an easy way of doing this?

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  • Toggling a case sensitive query in SQL Server 2005

    It appears that my queries of stored procedures, tables, columns, etc. are case sensitive in SQL Server 2005. Is there a “case sensitive” option that I can toggle on and off?

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  • SQL Query

    I created a SQL query to restore several databases from a remote location to a test environment. I would like to add a check in the script so that it will not run if connected to certain servers so production databases are not accidentally overwritten

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    Create a sequence called Store_seq with the following values: increment by 10, start with 500

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