Today we will go over very quick tip about finding out collation of database and table column. Collations specify the rules for how strings of character data are sorted and compared, based on the norms of particular languages and locales Today’s script are self explanatory so I will not explain…Read More
This article is written based on feedback I have received on SQL SERVER – Cannot resolve collation conflict for equal to operation. Many reader asked me how to find collation of current database. There are two different ways to find out SQL Server database collation. 1) Using T-SQL (My Recommendation)…Read More
Following function return all the available collation of SQL Server 2005. My previous article about the SQL SERVER – 2005 Collation Explanation and Translation. SELECT * FROM sys.fn_HelpCollations() Result Set: (only few of 1011 records) Name Description Latin1_General_BIN Latin1-General, binary sort Latin1_General_BIN2 Latin1-General, binary code point comparison sort Latin1_General_CI_AI Latin1-General,…Read More
In this blog post we are going to learn about how to do Case Sensitive SQL Query Search.
If Column1 of Table1 has following values ‘CaseSearch, casesearch, CASESEARCH, CaSeSeArCh’, following statement will return you all the four records.
Just a day before one of our SQL SERVER 2005 needed Case-Sensitive Binary Collation. When we install SQL SERVER 2005 it gives options to select one of the many collation. I says in words like ‘Dictionary order, case-insensitive, uppercase preference’. I was confused for little while as I am used…Read More