?
Solved

Concatenate a field in a SQL statment

Posted on 2001-06-07
3
Medium Priority
?
293 Views
Last Modified: 2008-02-20
Is there a way to concatenate a field in a SQL statment, in a Stored Procedure, and use the the alias some place else in the same stored procedure.  In the below, I know that I can't use 'Amount_Paying', I must use another case statment.  Is there a way around using a 2nd case statement.  I know I can create a temp table, but I would like to just refer to the alias in the same SQL statment.

Thanks in advance for any help
LJG


SELECT  tbl_za_Deposit_Start.Deposit_Number,
     Amount_Paying =
        Case
                          When tbl_za_Deposit_Start.Amount_Partial_Paying>0 then 0            
                         else tbl_za_Deposit_Start.Amount_Owed + tbl_za_Deposit_Start.New_Adjustment
                     end,      

                  Amount_Paying + tbl_za_Deposit_Start.P_Pay AS Tot

     FROM tbl_za_Deposit_Start
     WHERE tbl_za_Deposit_Start.Paying = 1  
0
Comment
Question by:LJG
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
3 Comments
 
LVL 143

Accepted Solution

by:
Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3] earned 400 total points
ID: 6164016
SELECT
  Deposit_Number,
  Amount_Paying,
  Amount_Paying + P_Pay AS Tot
FROM (
SELECT  
  Deposit_Number,
  P_Pay,
  Amount_Paying = Case
          When Amount_Partial_Paying>0 then 0
          else Amount_Owed + New_Adjustment
             end
    FROM tbl_za_Deposit_Start
    WHERE Paying = 1 ) AS L

Cheers
0
 
LVL 2

Author Comment

by:LJG
ID: 6164239
Angel
As in the past you have the to the point answer.  You always make my life easier when you answer my questions.  I increased the points because it solved my problem exactly the way I wanted it solved.

Thanks Again
LJG
0
 
LVL 143

Expert Comment

by:Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3]
ID: 6164256
:-)
0

Featured Post

New benefit for Premium Members - Upgrade now!

Ready to get started with anonymous questions today? It's easy! Learn more.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

In this article we will learn how to fix  “Cannot install SQL Server 2014 Service Pack 2: Unable to install windows installer msi file” error ?
A Stored Procedure in Microsoft SQL Server is a powerful feature that it can be used to execute the Data Manipulation Language (DML) or Data Definition Language (DDL). Depending on business requirements, a single Stored Procedure can return differe…
Via a live example, show how to backup a database, simulate a failure backup the tail of the database transaction log and perform the restore.
Via a live example, show how to set up a backup for SQL Server using a Maintenance Plan and how to schedule the job into SQL Server Agent.
Suggested Courses

777 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question