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Posted on 2011-02-23
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Hello Experts

I have a table called BF Charging.  I am trying to find the count of all duplicate records in this table.

USE Algoma_BF7
GO

SELECT YourColumn, COUNT(*) TotalCount
FROM BF Charging
GROUP BY YourColumn
HAVING COUNT(*) > 1
ORDER BY COUNT(*) DESC
GO

I am receiving this error message
Msg 208, Level 16, State 1, Line 2
Invalid object name 'BF'.

Getting this because of the space in BF Charging. Tried using different parentheses but did not work.

Thanks

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by:rocky_lotus_newbie
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ID: 34965048
[BF Charging]

The above paranthesis should work.

Thanks
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by:tigin44
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ID: 34965050
USE Algoma_BF7
GO

SELECT YourColumn, COUNT(*) TotalCount
FROM [BF Charging]
GROUP BY YourColumn
HAVING COUNT(*) > 1
ORDER BY COUNT(*) DESC
GO
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by:Ephraim Wangoya
Ephraim Wangoya earned 150 total points
ID: 34965051
if BF Charging is the table name, put it within brackets


SELECT YourColumn, COUNT(*) TotalCount
FROM [BF Charging]
GROUP BY YourColumn
HAVING COUNT(*) > 1
ORDER BY COUNT(*) DESC
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by:algotube
ID: 34965055
Sorry this is the query:

USE Algoma_BF7
GO

SELECT side, type, COUNT(*) TotalCount
FROM BF Charging
GROUP BY YourColumn
HAVING COUNT(*) > 1
ORDER BY COUNT(*) DESC
GO

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Ephraim Wangoya earned 150 total points
ID: 34965061

SELECT side, type, COUNT(*) TotalCount
FROM [BF Charging]
GROUP BY side, type
HAVING COUNT(*) > 1
ORDER BY COUNT(*) DESC
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by:jason987
ID: 34965081
Use the "`" symbol to quote:

`BF Charging`

Also, don't use spaces in column names :)
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by:jason987
ID: 34965095
never mind the above, wrong question I was answering.
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by:algotube
ID: 34965170
Oh my God............ Thanks guys......used everything but.......
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