How to concatenate rows into string in Sql Server

Methods to concatenate rows into a Sql Server string. Sometime ago I came with a similar problem where I had to concatenate multiple rows into a String, this for sending a file to other system in a CSV format (Comma separated values). These kind of tasks … “How to concatenate rows into string in Sql Server”

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Common Table Expressions (CTE) In Sql Server

How to use Common Table Expressions (CTE) in Sql Server Common table expressions (CTEs) are temporary structures, that are similar to sub-queries with the exception that they can self reference; they are defined as objects that are visible only to the statement that defines them. … “Common Table Expressions (CTE) In Sql Server”

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How to Insert into table using Select

How to insert into a table using Select in Sql Server While getting ready for Sql Server test 70-761 I was wondering why do I need to insert values from one table in another. That question got answer over the last 3 years while working on different SQL data analysis … “How to Insert into table using Select”

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Dynamic data masking on MSSQL

How to dynamic data masking on Sql Server While working on an external database I noticed something interesting, I was looking date in a transaction table, all of its values where ‘1900-01-01’. I start wondering what was happening there, until I realized that I didn’t … “Dynamic data masking on MSSQL”

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How to split a column with delimited string into multiple columns in Sql Server

Long time ago I found that data might come in many different formats, mostly related with the data source, Cellphone Numbers, User Names, addresses are some examples of data that commonly comes in delimited format. You may want to split this delimited string columns and divide … “How to split a column with delimited string into multiple columns in Sql Server”

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