sql server without using the operator EXCEPT

Posted on 2011-03-18
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
hi experts, i have this query
FROM Production.Product
FROM Production.WorkOrder

how I can resolve this without using the operator EXCEPT
Question by:enrique_aeo
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SELECT p.ProductID
FROM Production.Product p left join Production.WorkOrder w on p.ProductID=w.ProductID
where w.ProductID is null

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HainKurt earned 250 total points
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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


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