Still celebrating National IT Professionals Day with 3 months of free Premium Membership. Use Code ITDAY17

x
?
Solved

sql server without using the operator EXCEPT

Posted on 2011-03-18
2
Medium Priority
?
255 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
hi experts, i have this query
SELECT ProductID
FROM Production.Product
      EXCEPT
SELECT ProductID
FROM Production.WorkOrder

how I can resolve this without using the operator EXCEPT
0
Comment
Question by:enrique_aeo
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
  • 2
2 Comments
 
LVL 59

Accepted Solution

by:
HainKurt earned 1000 total points
ID: 35166325
try

SELECT p.ProductID
FROM Production.Product p left join Production.WorkOrder w on p.ProductID=w.ProductID
where w.ProductID is null

0
 
LVL 59

Assisted Solution

by:HainKurt
HainKurt earned 1000 total points
ID: 35166343
or

select p_ProductID as ProductID
from (
  SELECT p.ProductID p_ProductID, w.ProductID w_ProductID
  FROM Production.Product p left join Production.WorkOrder w on p.ProductID=w.ProductID
  ) x
where w_ProductID is null

0

Featured Post

What Is Blockchain Technology?

Blockchain is a technology that underpins the success of Bitcoin and other digital currencies, but it has uses far beyond finance. Learn how blockchain works and why it is proving disruptive to other areas of IT.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

There have been several questions about Large Transaction Log Files in SQL Server 2008, and how to get rid of them when disk space has become critical. This article will explain how to disable full recovery and implement simple recovery that carries…
Naughty Me. While I was changing the database name from DB1 to DB_PROD1 (yep it's not real database name ^v^), I changed the database name and notified my application fellows that I did it. They turn on the application, and everything is working. A …
In this video you will find out how to export Office 365 mailboxes using the built in eDiscovery tool. Bear in mind that although this method might be useful in some cases, using PST files as Office 365 backup is troublesome in a long run (more on t…
In this video, Percona Solution Engineer Dimitri Vanoverbeke discusses why you want to use at least three nodes in a database cluster. To discuss how Percona Consulting can help with your design and architecture needs for your database and infras…

715 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question