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How to replace first occuracne of a expression.


How to replace first occuracne of a expression.

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Hi,

REPLACE function will replace all occurrence of any expression.

is there any thing which can replace only first occurrence ,

and is there any thing which can only search matchwholeword.


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I guess you can achieve this through IF..ELSE and WHERE clause.

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rajemessage 14195 (3/14/2014)
Hi,

REPLACE function will replace all occurrence of any expression.

is there any thing which can replace only first occurrence ,

and is there any thing which can only search matchwholeword.


yours sincerly




CHARINDEX and SUBSTRING should be able to do this for you.

If you can elaborate a little more on your requirements we can probably help.

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