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Beware of Mixing Collations: Converting Collations Expand / Collapse
Posted Sunday, December 29, 2002 12:00 AM
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good article.

I wonder if you could create a part two on running queries against databases with different collations using "Collate Database_Default" or other methods, tips etc.

A problem I am running into is this will not work on SQL7 so I must test server version first.

I have tried to avoid collation errors by clicking a check box CollationCompatible at LinkedServers/<ServerName>/Properties/ServerOptions but it does not seem to work.

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