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collate Latin1_General_CI_AI - select distinct from MSSQL Table

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Nico2011Flag for United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland asked on
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Hello,

Is there a way to select 'distinct' region names with foreign characters please?  I am looking to create a list of regions and am trying to avoid getting duplicates if they are wrongly typed in, or if they have foreign characters, for example, one user might have added a property in the 'Cote d'Azur' and another may have added a property in 'Cóte d'Azur' - with an accent on the 'o', but Idon't want to list *both* regions in my list as they are essentially the same region...

Thanks in advance for your help!
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