Solved

Where..IN..

Posted on 2012-03-27
2
221 Views
Last Modified: 2012-03-28
Hello all
I have this query
DECLARE @a nvarchar(50)
SET @a = '1,3'

select * 
from tableName 
where CAST(ColumnId as nvarchar(50)) in (@a)

Open in new window

which doesn't work.
i would like it to work like the following query
select * 
from tableName 
where ColumnId in (1,3)

Open in new window

please advice
Thank's
0
Comment
Question by:contel
[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 Comments
 

Accepted Solution

by:
contel earned 0 total points
ID: 37775320
Hi,
I've Tried with two diffrenet integer parameters if your columnID is integer. its working.

DECLARE @1 int
DECLARE @2 int
SET @1 = 1
SET @2 = 3

select * 
from tableName 
where ColumnId in (@1, @2)

Open in new window

0
 
LVL 5

Expert Comment

by:Ronak Patel
ID: 37775331
DECLARE @a nvarchar (50)
SET @a = '1,3'

DECLARE @SQL nvarchar (2000)

SET @SQL = 'SELECT * FROM  tableName WHERE CAST(columnId as nvarchar(50)) IN (' + @a + ')'

execute(@SQL)

Open in new window

0

Featured Post

Enterprise Mobility and BYOD For Dummies

Like “For Dummies” books, you can read this in whatever order you choose and learn about mobility and BYOD; and how to put a competitive mobile infrastructure in place. Developed for SMBs and large enterprises alike, you will find helpful use cases, planning, and implementation.

Question has a verified solution.

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

Suggested Solutions

Title # Comments Views Activity
SQL Help 27 69
Help Required 3 117
SQL Server 2012 r2 - Varible Table 3 42
Index and Stats Management-Specific tables 8 39
     When we have to pass multiple rows of data to SQL Server, the developers either have to send one row at a time or come up with other workarounds to meet requirements like using XML to pass data, which is complex and tedious to use. There is a …
In this article I will describe the Detach & Attach method as one possible migration process and I will add the extra tasks needed for an upgrade when and where is applied so it will cover all.
Finds all prime numbers in a range requested and places them in a public primes() array. I've demostrated a template size of 30 (2 * 3 * 5) but larger templates can be built such 210  (2 * 3 * 5 * 7) or 2310  (2 * 3 * 5 * 7 * 11). The larger templa…
Attackers love to prey on accounts that have privileges. Reducing privileged accounts and protecting privileged accounts therefore is paramount. Users, groups, and service accounts need to be protected to help protect the entire Active Directory …

756 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