Solved

Conversion failed when converting the nvarchar value 'China Exclusive Products - purchases inc Paper Bags' to data type int.

Posted on 2011-09-02
2
343 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-12
Umm SQL conversion query...

My Select statement is -

SELECT 
ID,  
Code +  [General-Ledger-Account] 
AS NominalCode 
FROM dbo.[Nominal-Codes] 
Order by Code

Open in new window


ID is an Int
Code is an INT
[General-Ledger-Account]  is nvarchar(100)

Please advise work around..

Thank you
0
Comment
Question by:garethtnash
2 Comments
 
LVL 14

Accepted Solution

by:
Christopher Gordon earned 500 total points
ID: 36473205
You should CAST the Code field.  Something like this:

SELECT
ID,  
cast(Code as nvarchar(50)) +  [General-Ledger-Account]
AS NominalCode
FROM dbo.[Nominal-Codes]
Order by Code
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:garethtnash
ID: 36473245
thank you
0

Featured Post

NAS Cloud Backup Strategies

This article explains backup scenarios when using network storage. We review the so-called “3-2-1 strategy” and summarize the methods you can use to send NAS data to the cloud

Question has a verified solution.

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

In this article we will get to know that how can we recover deleted data if it happens accidently. We really can recover deleted rows if we know the time when data is deleted by using the transaction log.
Load balancing is the method of dividing the total amount of work performed by one computer between two or more computers. Its aim is to get more work done in the same amount of time, ensuring that all the users get served faster.
Using examples as well as descriptions, and references to Books Online, show the documentation available for date manipulation functions and by using a select few of these functions, show how date based data can be manipulated with these functions.
Via a live example, show how to extract insert data into a SQL Server database table using the Import/Export option and Bulk Insert.

790 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