modifying query taking out the profile_id that have not sent a message

abl: has a message from staff3 and abl sent a message
swa: has a message from staff3 and swa sent a message
dtw: has NO messages from staff3 and dtw sent a message
fre: has NO messages from staff3 and fre sent a message
gam: has NO messages from staff3 and gam sent a message
h1a: has a message from staff3 and h1a sent a message
nyh: has NO messages from staff3 and nyh sent a message
big: has a message from staff3 and big sent a message

CREATE TABLE `a_messages2` (
       `a_messages_id` INT (11) auto_increment  primary key
     , `profile_id` VARCHAR(20)
     , `sender` VARCHAR(20)
     , `message_id` BIGINT (20)
     , `this_user` VARCHAR(20)
     );



INSERT INTO a_messages2
          (`profile_id`, `sender`, `message_id`, `this_user`)
    VALUES
('abl', 'staff3', 3662615602, 'staff3'),
('abl', 'abl', 3660687080, 'staff3'),
('abl', 'staff3', 3658803944, 'staff3'),
('abl', 'staff3', 3649952930, 'staff3'),
('abl', 'staff3', 3644250249, 'staff3'),
('abl', 'staff3', 3614235515, 'staff3'),
('abl', 'abl', 3614140442, 'staff3'),
('abl', 'staff3', 3613984751, 'staff3'),
('abl', 'staff3', 3613936332, 'staff3'),
('abl', 'abl', 3613469574, 'staff3'),
('abl', 'staff3', 3612970481, 'staff3'),
('abl', 'abl', 3609276901, 'staff3'),
('abl', 'abl', 3609276896, 'staff3'),
('abl', 'staff3', 3866086756, 'staff3'),
('abl', 'staff3', 3866079064, 'staff3'),
('abl', 'abl', 3856964132, 'staff3'),
('abl', 'staff3', 3844779912, 'staff3'),
('abl', 'staff3', 3916948647, 'staff3'),
('abl', 'staff3', 3880367425, 'staff3'),
('abl', 'abl', 3977088222, 'staff3'),
('abl', 'staff3', 3974513295, 'staff3'),
('abl', 'staff3', 3973285282, 'staff3'),
('abl', 'abl', 3960907806, 'staff3'),
('abl', 'staff3', 4003664468, 'staff3'),
('abl', 'abl', 4002246444, 'staff3'),
('abl', 'staff3', 3996089944, 'staff3'),
('abl', 'staff3', 4024726432, 'staff3'),
('abl', 'abl', 4021516823, 'staff3'),
('abl', 'staff3', 4018957318, 'staff3'),
('abl', 'abl', 4050609080, 'staff3'),
('abl', 'staff3', 4052368867, 'staff3'),
('abl', 'abl', 4052424820, 'staff3'),
('abl', 'staff3', 4053183569, 'staff3'),
  
('swa','swa','4153199171','staff3'),
('swa','staff3','4150323049','staff3'),
('swa','swa','4146362776','staff3'),
('swa','staff3','4142884979','staff3'),
('swa','staff3','4142884976','staff3'),
('DTw', 'DTw', '3658976250', 'staff3'),
('DTw', 'DTw', '3658422687', 'staff3'),
('DTw', 'DTw', '3653399588', 'staff3'),
('DTw', 'DTw', '3653174764', 'staff3'),
('DTw', 'DTw', '3546098525', 'staff3'),
('DTw', 'DTw', '3545571594', 'staff3'),
('DTw', 'DTw', '3545571593', 'staff3'),
('DTw', 'DTw', '3540574071', 'staff3'),
('DTw', 'DTw', '3540454344', 'staff3'),
('DTw', 'DTw', '3540376883', 'staff3'),
('fre', 'fre', '3544889093', 'staff3'),
('gam', 'gam', '3955910171', 'staff3'),
('gam', 'gam', '3955910165', 'staff3'),
('gam', 'gam', '3649458031', 'staff3'),
('gam', 'gam', '3648816297', 'staff3'),
('gam', 'gam', '3648783076', 'staff3'),
('gam', 'gam', '3648516109', 'staff3'),
('gam', 'gam', '3647758123', 'staff3'),
('gam', 'gam', '3554774961', 'staff3'),
('gam', 'gam', '3540425395', 'staff3'),
('gam', 'gam', '3540357159', 'staff3'),
('gam', 'gam', '3540345288', 'staff3'),
('h1a', 'staff3', '3700557963', 'staff3'),
('h1a', 'h1a', '3693946789', 'staff3'),
('h1a', 'h1a', '3693806133', 'staff3'),
('h1a', 'staff3', '3684800156', 'staff3'),
('h1a', 'h1a', '3684173904', 'staff3'),
('h1a', 'h1a', '3682095987', 'staff3'),
('h1a', 'h1a', '3682095983', 'staff3'),
('h1a', 'h1a', '3542388954', 'staff3'),
('nyh', 'nyh', '3554817690', 'staff3'),
('nyh', 'nyh', '3554796334', 'staff3'),
('nyh', 'nyh', '3554701760', 'staff3'),
('nyh', 'nyh', '3554689575', 'staff3'),
('nyh', 'nyh', '3541014726', 'staff3'),
('nyh', 'nyh', '3541012663', 'staff3'),
('nyh', 'nyh', '3540619436', 'staff3'),
('nyh', 'nyh', '3540474531', 'staff3'),

('big', 'big', '3947506235', 'staff3'),
('big', 'staff3', '3947496223', 'staff3'),
('big', 'big', '3947489941', 'staff3'),
('big', 'staff3', '3938366539', 'staff3'),
('big', 'staff3', '3647107151', 'staff3'),
('big', 'big', '3587867444', 'staff3'),
('big', 'staff3', '3542393433', 'staff3')

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SELECT
        profile_id
FROM a_messages2
GROUP BY
        profile_id
HAVING sum(CASE WHEN sender = 'staff3' THEN 1 ELSE 0 END) = 0
ORDER BY
        profile_id
;	
	

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Modifying the query so we add 'and profile_id sent a message'

I am not looking for profile_id where only staff3 sent a message
(there is no example of this with my inserts)
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PaulConnect With a Mentor Commented:
This result:
| PROFILE_ID |
|------------|
|        abl |
|        big |
|        h1a |
|        swa |

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from this query:
SELECT
        profile_id
FROM a_messages2
WHERE sender = profile_id OR sender = 'staff3'
GROUP BY
        profile_id
HAVING sum(CASE WHEN sender = 'staff3' THEN 1 ELSE 0 END) > 0
AND sum(CASE WHEN sender = profile_id THEN 1 ELSE 0 END) > 0
ORDER BY
        profile_id
;

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PaulCommented:
I do not understand this question. I think you might have added "not" incorrectly, so I am assuming you want the opposite of the previous question:
SELECT
        profile_id
FROM a_messages2
GROUP BY
        profile_id
HAVING sum(CASE WHEN sender <> 'staff3' THEN 1 ELSE 0 END) = 0
ORDER BY
        profile_id
;

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rgb192Author Commented:
Sorry i meant where messages were sent by both staff3 and profile_id
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rgb192Author Commented:
thanks

SELECT
        profile_id
FROM a_messages2
WHERE this_user = 'staff3'
GROUP BY
        profile_id
HAVING sum(CASE WHEN sender = 'staff3' THEN 1 ELSE 0 END) > 0
AND sum(CASE WHEN sender = profile_id THEN 1 ELSE 0 END) > 0
ORDER BY
        profile_id
;
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