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Storing Phonetic alphabet data in MSSQL

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http://www.e-lang.co.uk/mackichan/call/pron/type.html

Using the tool above to generate sets of the phonetic alphabet we are trying to store this data into our database MSSQL 2005, I have tried using varchar, nvarchar, ntext but it seems to store the data in a funky way. See screen shot

Any suggestions here?

Also in the drop down the text appears even funkier see 2nd screen shot Screenshot 2showEE.jpg
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dipopo earned 500 total points
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Hi There,

You definitely need the MSSQL collation service, this can be deployed either at Server level or database level.
See below link for collation that will accept your character sets:
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms144250(SQL.90).aspx
See also SQL collation settings:
http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ms143524(SQL.90).aspx

Let me know if this is OK for you.
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by:vonfranzken
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Hi Dipopo

How do I deploy at server level?
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