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Padding function

By Francis Jamet,


Parameters of the function
Parameter DataType Description
@Text Varchar(500) Text or Numeric value to be formatted
@Char Char(1) Character or Number to be use to format @Text
@HowMany Int How long the formatted string should be
@LeftRight Char(1)

Which side the padding should be placed (L=Left (default), R=Right)

Example: SELECT dbo.fn_Padding('1', '0', 3, 'L')

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