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Posted on 2013-06-20
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How do I convert a varchar to a numeric 6,2

"50.00"
"100.00"

I tried cast but get ...

Msg 8114, Level 16, State 5, Line 2
Error converting data type nvarchar to numeric.
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Question by:JElster
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by:didnthaveaname
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Can you post your query so we can see the details?  Thanks!
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by:JElster
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UPDATE revenue SET PERCENTAGE = CAST([PERCENT] AS NUMERIC(6,2))
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ewangoya earned 250 total points
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Use convert

SELECT   CONVERT(numeric(6, 2), column)
from Table
WHERE  ISNUMERIC(column) = 1
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by:marlon espanola
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cc03e747a6afbbcbf8be7668acfebee5 can you convert this to numeric? please .... thanks
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