Solved

Select statment - first 3 letter

Posted on 2007-03-20
2
240 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-05
I have a column call confirmationnumber. How can I use Select statment to get only the first three letter in this column? I am using SQLexpress.
0
Comment
Question by:VBdotnet2005
2 Comments
 
LVL 142

Accepted Solution

by:
Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3] earned 65 total points
ID: 18759580
select left(confirmationnumber, 3) from yourtable
0
 
LVL 65

Assisted Solution

by:Jim Horn
Jim Horn earned 60 total points
ID: 18759583
select left(confirmationnumber, 3)
0

Featured Post

Control application downtime with dependency maps

Visualize the interdependencies between application components better with Applications Manager's automated application discovery and dependency mapping feature. Resolve performance issues faster by quickly isolating problematic components.

Question has a verified solution.

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

Nowadays, some of developer are too much worried about data. Who is using data, who is updating it etc. etc. Because, data is more costlier in term of money and information. So security of data is focusing concern in days. Lets' understand the Au…
For both online and offline retail, the cross-channel business is the most recent pattern in the B2C trade space.
This videos aims to give the viewer a basic demonstration of how a user can query current session information by using the SYS_CONTEXT function
Viewers will learn how to use the UPDATE and DELETE statements to change or remove existing data from their tables. Make a table: Update a specific column given a specific row using the UPDATE statement: Remove a set of values using the DELETE s…

910 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

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

21 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now