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Posted on 2008-06-15
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I am using VB6.  How do I write an sql statement that selects only unique records from my column named city?

Table = Illinois
ColumnName= City
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jpaulino earned 250 total points
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Hi al4629740,

You can try:

SELECT DISTINCT City FROM Illinois;

http://www.w3schools.com/sql/sql_select.asp
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Try the following;-

select distinct city from illinois
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