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CREATE TYPE + COLLATE

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Hi Guys

I'm trying to execute the below in 2008R2, and receive an errmsg 'Incorrect syntax near the keyword 'COLLATE'.'
The msdn CREATE TYPE page references COLLATE, but doesn't give an example.  Does anyone know the fix?

CREATE TYPE SFID FROM nvarchar(18) 
COLLATE SQL_Latin1_General_CP1_CS_AS

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I'm building an SSIS package where the source is salesforce.com data, and they have a table PK of nvarchar(18).   Plus, the target database I've inherited has these nvarchar(18) columns but with collations SQL_Latin1_General_CP1_CI_AS, SQL_Latin1_General_CP1_CS_AS, and Latin1_General_CS_AS, and I'm trying to standardize it.

Thanks in advance.
Jim
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