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I have a Bit column. How can I return "Black" if it is true and "White" if it is false?
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select case when bitColumn = '1' THEN 'Black' else 'White' END
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Hope this helps:

SELECT CASE WHEN ur_bit_column = 1 THEN 'Black' ELSE 'White' END as result
FROM ur_table

Replace ur_bit_column and ur_table names accordingly.
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aneeshattingal,
    You typed so fast compared to me..
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