?
Solved

single quote

Posted on 2014-10-03
1
Medium Priority
?
136 Views
Last Modified: 2014-10-03
I tried to update this and it does not like single quotes. What should I do?

 UPDATE    mytable SET  custname = 'ST VINCENTS school'
              WHERE     (custname LIKE '%ST VINCENT'S school%')
0
Comment
Question by:VBdotnet2005
[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
1 Comment
 
LVL 66

Accepted Solution

by:
Jim Horn earned 2000 total points
ID: 40360181
Use a double-quote in place of the single..
UPDATE    mytable 
SET  custname = 'ST VINCENTS school'
WHERE     (custname LIKE '%ST VINCENT''S school%')

Open in new window

0

Featured Post

What does it mean to be "Always On"?

Is your cloud always on? With an Always On cloud you won't have to worry about downtime for maintenance or software application code updates, ensuring that your bottom line isn't affected.

Question has a verified solution.

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

In this article we will learn how to fix  “Cannot install SQL Server 2014 Service Pack 2: Unable to install windows installer msi file” error ?
In the first part of this tutorial we will cover the prerequisites for installing SQL Server vNext on Linux.
Familiarize people with the process of utilizing SQL Server functions from within Microsoft Access. Microsoft Access is a very powerful client/server development tool. One of the SQL Server objects that you can interact with from within Microsoft Ac…
Viewers will learn how the fundamental information of how to create a table.
Suggested Courses

765 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