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How to parse a single quotes in a dataset.table.select(stringfilter) method

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Hi,

I am looking to parse a string that contains an apostrophe and I need to parse the single quote.

dataset.Addresses.Select("AddressLine1 = '" + St.John's +"'")
need to parse the single quote in St.John's

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You mean you need to escape it?  

I *think* that's dependant on the underlying database, but assuming you're using MS SQL Server you should be able to use two consecutive single quotes - St. John''s

string criteria = "St. John's";
.Select(AddressLine1 = '" criteria.Replace("'", "''");
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That worked Thanks
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