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Ms.Access update query emulate to SQL


Ms.Access update query emulate to SQL

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Briceston
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Hi guys,

I need some insight on how to emulate the below Ms. Access query to SQL.

Thanks in advance.

UPDATE [01 - MemberHomeAssignment] SET [01 - MemberHomeAssignment].[IBNR SNF Days] = IIf([01 - MemberHomeAssignment]![AuthDaysByMonth]<[01 - MemberHomeAssignment]![TotalDaysFromClaims],0,[01 - MemberHomeAssignment]![AuthDaysByMonth]-[01 - MemberHomeAssignment]![TotalDaysFromClaims]);

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have you looked at the T-SQL CASE statement....this may provide what you require

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IF..ELSE is also a possibility since you've got a simple boolean condition.

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lshanahan (3/24/2014)
IF..ELSE is also a possibility since you've got a simple boolean condition.


You can't have an IF ELSE inside of an update statement. The IF operator is used to control flow of statements.

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It would be something like this.


UPDATE [01 - MemberHomeAssignment]
SET [IBNR SNF Days] =
case when AuthDaysByMonth < TotalDaysFromClaims then 0
else AuthDaysByMonth - TotalDaysFromClaims
end



Your code would be a million times easier to read and work with if you change the names to get rid of all the spaces.

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Thanks for the replies guys, however, I had figured out the answer shortly after my post. My apologizes for not updating the thread.
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Briceston (3/24/2014)
Thanks for the replies guys, however, I had figured out the answer shortly after my post. My apologizes for not updating the thread.


Glad to hear you solved the issue.
for the benefit of others that may come across this question ...can you share your solution please?

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