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How to Get NULLs Horribly Wrong in SQL Server

NULLs in SQL are a mixed blessing. The Three-Valued Logic of SQL has its uses but can cause difficulties to anyone who assumes that NULL has a 'value'. It can make reports go horribly wrong in a number of alarming ways, as Robert Sheldon explains.  Read more...
By Additional Articles 2015/07/14 | Source: SimpleTalk | Category: t-sql
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integer lengths (II)

By Tom Thomson 2015/07/06 | Category: t-sql
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CHECK Constraints vs NULL values

By Justin Clementz 2015/05/01 | Category: null
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Group By, Count, and NULLs

By Justin Clementz 2015/02/02 | Category: count
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Find Null values on every column

with this script you will be able to see if you have a null value on every column of your table  Read more...
By Leonardo Campos 2015/01/28 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: null
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Database Design Follies: NULL vs. NOT NULL

It sounds simple enough. Either your column will always have a value or it may not. Yet somehow such a seemingly simple decision can become a never-ending debate where database schema begins to resemble superstition and designing effective tables seems more contentious than you expected it to be.  Read more...
By Edward Pollack 2014/10/30 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: null
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What is (Null='Hello') in Sql Server

By Jaime PadrĂ³n 2014/03/27 | Category: null
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T-SQL counts

By Samith C 2013/10/02 | Category: t-sql
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BETWEEN a hard place and a rock

By Hugo Kornelis 2013/06/12 | Category: t-sql
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Usage of Null

By Bhavpreet Singh Narang 2013/06/05 | Category: null
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Data Type

By Yogesh Kumar 2013/05/10 | Category: null
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Basic of T-SQL

By Naseer Ahmad 2012/08/20 | Category: t-sql
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NULL

By Samith C 2012/08/15 | Category: t-sql
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NULLS

By Robin Sasson 2012/05/11 | Category: null
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Using bit columns with NULLs when three options exist in SQL Server

Frequently surveys ask yes/no questions and use a bit datatype. What are the effects of allowing this column to be NULL in a SQL Server table? Check out this tip to learn more.  Read more...
By Additional Articles 2012/01/05 | Source: MSSQLTips.com | Category: bit columns
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Working with null values in SQL XML

We all know NULL values must be dealt with carefully in T-SQL, but how exactly do you best deal with them in SQL XML?  Read more...
By Richard Rozema 2010/10/26 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: null
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Tables

By SQL Buzz 2010/06/17 | Category: null
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ANSI_NULLS

By Paul White 2010/04/07 | Category: null
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Concatenating Strings to NULL values

We recently ran into this situation of reports containing nothing but blank spaces. When investigated the reason was that the String...  Read more...
By Bru Medishetty 2010/02/01 | Source: SQLServerCentral.com | Category: blogs
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How long is a NULL?

By Arto Ahlstedt 2009/12/11 | Category: t-sql
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