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TEXT/NTEXT Find and Replace


TEXT/NTEXT Find and Replace

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Got this error...on execution.

Msg 280, Level 16, State 0, Line 1
Only text, ntext, and image columns are valid with the TEXTPTR function.
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tcshekar (6/11/2010)
Got this error...on execution.

Msg 280, Level 16, State 0, Line 1
Only text, ntext, and image columns are valid with the TEXTPTR function.


sdounds like you are trying to use this against a varchar or varchar(max) column?

the regular REPLACE command works fine on varchar(max) columns, so there's no need for this procedure any more;

if you can post the definition of the table/column you are trying to find/replace, I can point out the issue.

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The column is of TEXT data type.
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Yeah....I think you are right....Let me check a bit in detail and get back.
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It worked on the TEXT datatype. Thanks
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