not to return empty rows

Hi

Can someone please tell me how i can stop an empty row from appearing?

e.g. i get this returned but dont want row 3(dont want empty row)...

Barcode
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1 P64CS1.NCF
2 A20
3
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razza_bAsked:
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santhimurthydConnect With a Mentor Commented:
Change your Select with added where case

SELECT
			--RTRIM(LTRIM(ISNULL([WipTrack05].dbo.TblJobDetail.JobdInstruction,''))) AS 'WorkcentreInstructions'
			[dbo].[ParseLotInst](RTRIM(LTRIM(ISNULL([WipTrack05].dbo.TblJobDetail.JobdInstruction,'')))) AS Barcode
	FROM     #TtmpJobFlow 
		LEFT JOIN [WipTrack05].dbo.TblJobDetail WITH(NOLOCK) ON (#TtmpJobFlow.FldStationNmKey = [WipTrack05].dbo.TblJobDetail.JobdStationIdKey) 
		AND (#TtmpJobFlow.FldJobKey = [WipTrack05].dbo.TblJobDetail.JobdJobKey)
where RTRIM(LTRIM(ISNULL([WipTrack05].dbo.TblJobDetail.JobdInstruction,''))) <> ''
	ORDER BY #TtmpJobFlow.Seq

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Atdhe NuhiuCommented:
select barcode from yourtable where isnull(barcode,'') = ''
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NalinkumarbalajiCommented:
Please try the below sql query.

Select * from TableName where BarCode is not null or barcode<>' ' or barcode<>''
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razza_bAuthor Commented:
i should have attached the sp first time, please check out thanks.
barcode-sp.txt
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santhimurthydCommented:
Select * from table where isnull(Barcode,'') <> ''
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santhimurthydCommented:
hi

Could you confirm on the Join used in Select statement, becuase you have used Left Join which will return empt records on the records on right hand table which don't have match.

SELECT
 --RTRIM(LTRIM(ISNULL([WipTrack05].dbo.TblJobDetail.JobdInstruction,''))) AS 'WorkcentreInstructions'
[dbo].[ParseLotInst](RTRIM(LTRIM(ISNULL([WipTrack05].dbo.TblJobDetail.JobdInstruction,'')))) AS Barcode
	FROM     #TtmpJobFlow 
	[b]LEFT JOIN [WipTrack05].dbo.TblJobDetail [/b] WITH(NOLOCK) ON (#TtmpJobFlow.FldStationNmKey = [WipTrack05].dbo.TblJobDetail.JobdStationIdKey) 
		AND (#TtmpJobFlow.FldJobKey = [WipTrack05].dbo.TblJobDetail.JobdJobKey)
	ORDER BY #TtmpJobFlow.Seq

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Atdhe NuhiuCommented:
>select barcode from yourtable where isnull(barcode,'') = ''

my bad

as santhimurthyd says it should be <>

Select * from table where isnull(Barcode,'') <> ''
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santhimurthydCommented:
Check this blog which has example on Joins

http://www.tizag.com/sqlTutorial/sqljoin.php
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razza_bAuthor Commented:
im still getting empty rows :(

for this one above...

Barcode
-------------------
1 P64CS1.NCF
2 A20
3

i now get 2 rows which is good, but there is another param i supply which had 17 rows now has 13.

so from the 17 rows there was 10 empty, now from the 13 rows there is now 6 empty.
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razza_bAuthor Commented:
i knew what it was thi swas missing...

where [dbo].[ParseLotInst] (RTRIM(LTRIM(ISNULL([WipTrack05].dbo.TblJobDetail.JobdInstruction,'')))) <> ''

and we used...

where RTRIM(LTRIM(ISNULL([WipTrack05].dbo.TblJobDetail.JobdInstruction,''))) <> ''
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LowfatspreadCommented:
try this  ...

---Delete the contents
	IF EXISTS (SELECT * FROM SYSOBJECTS WHERE ID = OBJECT_ID('dbo.#TtmpJobFlow') AND SYSSTAT & 0XF = 3)
	DROP TABLE dbo.#TtmpJobFlow
	---Create a temporary flow table
	CREATE TABLE #TtmpJobFlow
	(
		 Seq 				INT
		,FldJobKey 			VARCHAR(15)
		,FldStationNmKey 	VARCHAR(30)
		,FldStationDesc		VARCHAR(200) NULL
	)
	---Insert values into temp table
	INSERT #TtmpJobFlow
	(
		 Seq		
		,FldJobKey
		,FldStationNmKey
		,FldStationDesc
	)
	SELECT 
	 	 CONVERT(INT,CONVERT(VARCHAR,FLDSEQ1KEY) + CONVERT(VARCHAR,FLDSEQ2KEY) + CONVERT(VARCHAR,FLDSEQ3KEY) + CONVERT(VARCHAR,FLDSEQ4KEY) + CONVERT(VARCHAR,FLDSEQ5KEY) + CONVERT(VARCHAR,FLDSEQ6KEY)) SEQ
	     ,[WipTrack05].dbo.TblFlowDetail.FldJobKey
	     ,[WipTrack05].dbo.TblFlowDetail.FldStationNmKey
	     ,ISNULL([WipTrack05].dbo.TblStation.StaDesc,'')
	FROM  [WipTrack05].dbo.TblFlowDetail WITH(NOLOCK)
		, [WipTrack05].dbo.TblJob WITH(NOLOCK)
		, [WipTrack05].dbo.TblStation WITH(NOLOCK)
	WHERE    [WipTrack05].dbo.TblFlowDetail.FldJobKey = [WipTrack05].dbo.TblJob.JobKey
	  AND [WipTrack05].dbo.TblFlowDetail.FldStationNmKey = [WipTrack05].dbo.TblStation.StaIdKey
	  AND [WipTrack05].dbo.TblFlowDetail.FldStationNmKey = @workcenter
	  AND [WipTrack05].dbo.TblStation.StaStage = 0
	  AND [WipTrack05].dbo.TblJob.JobKey = @strJob
	  AND CONVERT(INT,CONVERT(VARCHAR,FLDSEQ1KEY) + CONVERT(VARCHAR,FLDSEQ2KEY) + CONVERT(VARCHAR,FLDSEQ3KEY) 
                              + CONVERT(VARCHAR,FLDSEQ4KEY) + CONVERT(VARCHAR,FLDSEQ5KEY) + CONVERT(VARCHAR,FLDSEQ6KEY)) >= @intSeq

	SELECT	[dbo].[ParseLotInst](RTRIM(LTRIM(ISNULL([WipTrack05].dbo.TblJobDetail.JobdInstruction,'')))) AS Barcode
	FROM     #TtmpJobFlow 
	Inner JOIN [WipTrack05].dbo.TblJobDetail WITH(NOLOCK) 
                         ON #TtmpJobFlow.FldStationNmKey = [WipTrack05].dbo.TblJobDetail.JobdStationIdKey
                      AND #TtmpJobFlow.FldJobKey = [WipTrack05].dbo.TblJobDetail.JobdJobKey
                    where coalesce([dbo].[ParseLotInst](RTRIM(LTRIM(ISNULL([WipTrack05].dbo.TblJobDetail.JobdInstruction,'')))) ,'') <> ''
	ORDER BY #TtmpJobFlow.Seq

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