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  • RE: More GROUP BY

    Nice question, Steve. However, it won't work if the players are playing Rock, Paper, Scissors, Lizard, Spock. 🙂

  • RE: TRY_CONVERT large numbers

    Hugo Kornelis (3/5/2016)

    MMartin1 (3/4/2016)

    I wonder why int to varchar was special.

    I am sure that sometime, somewhere deep in the dark and muddy past of SQL Server (probably back in the...

  • RE: The Path

    Nice question, Steve. Thanks!

  • RE: Big plans

    Fascinating question, as always, Hugo. Thanks!

  • RE: Risks of NOLOCK, part 2

    Thanks for the excellent questions, Hugo. I look forward to your next ones!

  • RE: Risks of NOLOCK, part 1

    Excellent question, Hugo, thanks. I got the first three right, but missed the performance one because I though that perhaps with NOLOCK, the system would choose a slightly sub-optimal query...

  • RE: To view or not to view, that is the question.

    Excellent question, Stewart, thanks.

    My only (minor) criticism is that you should have had more than one option for the output from "SELECT * FROM abc;", such as "returns columns a,...

  • RE: More wildcard searches

    Thanks for the great question, Steve (even if you did flub the answer).

  • RE: SQLCMD connection switching

    Excellent question, Paul. I read the answers and thought that the second and third answers couldn't possibly be right. Ha! I should have been more suspicious. I would probably be...

  • RE: Casting

    When I try this in Sybase ASE, it returns this error message:

    ERROR: Implicit conversion from datatype 'VARCHAR' to 'NUMERIC'

    is not allowed. Use the CONVERT function to run this query....

  • RE: Casting

    Ben, thanks for the question. I thought the "correct" answer looked a little too obvious, but I chose it anyway, and thought as I clicked "Submit", "It's probably the overflow...

  • RE: Differences Between Lower Compatibility Levels and Level 120

    Interesting question, Junior. Thanks!

  • RE: Counting the Tally Table

    Thanks for the good question, Steve.

    Welcome to the forum, Daleen!

  • RE: Finding Azure SQL Database

    Thanks for the easy question, Steve.

  • RE: Filetable and Non Transacted Access

    Thanks for the excellent question, Andy. The MS documentation seems to be pretty poor on non_transacted_access (I know, shocking, isn't it?): it just shows the possible values and how to...

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