troubleshooting Question

How to replace WHITESPACE (1 or more spaces) in a field with a SINGLE DASH?

Avatar of Marcus Aurelius
Marcus AureliusFlag for United States of America asked on
Microsoft SQL Server 2008Microsoft SQL ServerMicrosoft SQL Server 2005
4 Comments2 Solutions108 ViewsLast Modified:
My field has data like this:

1P0007.63579.0000                           1609168541          899972053           1230

I need to remove all spaces (1 or more) and replace the blank space with a single dash '-' like this:

1P0007.63579.0000-1609168541-899972053-1230

Can someone tell me what SQL Code to use?
ASKER CERTIFIED SOLUTION
Olaf Doschke
Software Developer

Our community of experts have been thoroughly vetted for their expertise and industry experience.

Join our community to see this answer!
Unlock 2 Answers and 4 Comments.
Start Free Trial
Learn from the best

Network and collaborate with thousands of CTOs, CISOs, and IT Pros rooting for you and your success.

Andrew Hancock - VMware vExpert
See if this solution works for you by signing up for a 7 day free trial.
Unlock 2 Answers and 4 Comments.
Try for 7 days

”The time we save is the biggest benefit of E-E to our team. What could take multiple guys 2 hours or more each to find is accessed in around 15 minutes on Experts Exchange.

-Mike Kapnisakis, Warner Bros