troubleshooting Question

Ensuring a number field is eight digits long

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Mark Wilson asked on
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Hi,

In the query I am using I am converting a text field to an int as below

select cast(field1 as int)

The field contains data, examples below

12345678
123
0

I need the field to be eight digits long, so anything that is short needs leading zeros as below

12345678
00000123
00000000

How can this be done?

Thanks
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