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Experts,

I'm writing a SQL select statement for a report and have a few requirements that I must meet.

I need to select from my orders table the First and Last name of the user

Table: Orders
Column: FirstName
Column: LastName

BUT I need to select them as one column in the result set, "Name". So my select would give me something like,

::Name::
FirstName + " " + LastName

Is this possible? If so, how would I form the SQL?

Thanks so much for your help!

~ C
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Select Isnull(FirstName,'') + '  ' + isnull(LastName,'') as '::Name::' from Orders
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select FirstName + ' ' + LastName as Full_Name from orders
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unless you use firebird, than it would be

select FirstName || ' ' || LastName as Full_Name from orders
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Thanks for the quick response, didn't know it was that easy!
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