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Replace carriage return with ' '

MichaelMullin
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Last Modified: 2011-10-03
I have a field in table Appointment called Memo (type text)
I would like a sql script which will remove all carriage returns in the text of the memo field and replace with a space or colon or semi-colon
I have tried:
update appointment
set memo = replace(memo,char(13),' ')
but receive error:
Argument data type text is invalid for argument 1 of replace function.
using: set memo = replace('memo',char(13),' ') simply replaces the memo with the word 'memo'
Thanks for any help,
Michael
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