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Hi,

How to find all values in a column which is not money datatype
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Question by:RIAS
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by:Pawan Kumar
ID: 41883532
Try..

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SELECT [col_names] FROM TABLENAME 
WHERE COLNAME NOT LIKE '%.%' AND COLNAME NOT LIKE '%.00%' 

--

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by:Vitor Montalvão
ID: 41883583
How to find all values in a column which is not money datatype
What's the column data type then?
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by:RIAS
ID: 41883584
It is nvarchar(50)
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by:Vitor Montalvão
ID: 41883586
Wondering why are you storing money in a nvarchar field.
So, how's those money values formatted in that column?
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by:RIAS
ID: 41883587
Thats the point i ma changing the datatype but, need to know the data which is not in money format
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by:Pawan Kumar
ID: 41883588
Try..

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CREATE TABLE a
(
	a VARCHAR(100)
)
GO

INSERT INTO a VALUES ('2.34'),('5.0'),('5'),('13.2'),('Pawan'),('13.2')
GO

SELECT * FROM a 
WHERE a NOT LIKE '%.%' AND a NOT LIKE '%.00%' 

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Output
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a
5
Pawan
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by:RIAS
ID: 41883589
Pawan,
 There is aproblem with you query its returning even
10900
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by:Vitor Montalvão
ID: 41883590
Thats the point i ma changing the datatype but, need to know the data which is not in money format
For help you I need to know how a money value is stored in that field. Can you provide a sample?
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by:Pawan Kumar
ID: 41883592
Hi Rias,
Have you tried the code I gave. <<Check out the example One>>

Regards,
Pawan
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by:RIAS
ID: 41883594
Vitor,

Example:

NULL
$43,869.60
£10,000.00
£235,847.99
£266,941.14
£486,704.27
1, 029.000.00
1, 603, 571.10
1,000,000.00
1,055.00
1,066,069.80
1,100.00
1,209,454.44
1,250.00
1,277,877.27
1,328,837.00
1,436,880.00
1,457.50
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by:Vitor Montalvão
ID: 41883595
You should mark which ones are considered money or we just assume everything that has numbers are money?
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by:RIAS
ID: 41883597
yes, we just assume everything that has numbers are money
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by:Pawan Kumar
Pawan Kumar earned 1000 total points
ID: 41883598
Try

[code]
--

CREATE TABLE a
(
	a VARCHAR(100)
)
GO

INSERT INTO a VALUES 
(NULL),
 ('$43,869.60'),
('£10,000.00'),
('£235,847.99'),
('£266,941.14'),
('£486,704.27'),
 ('1, 029.000.00'),
 ('1, 603, 571.10'),
 ('1,000,000.00'),
 ('1,055.00'),
 ('1,066,069.80'),
 ('1,100.00'),
 ('1,209,454.44'),
 ('1,250.00'),
 ('1,277,877.27'),
 ('1,328,837.00'),
 ('1,436,880.00'),
 ('1,457.50' )

GO

SELECT * FROM a 
WHERE a NOT LIKE '%.%' OR a IS NULL 

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Output
---------
a
NULL

[/code]
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by:Vitor Montalvão
ID: 41883600
Ok, then this should work:
SELECT *
FROM TableName
WHERE ISNUMERIC(ColumnName) = 1

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by:Pawan Kumar
ID: 41883602
Hi Rias,

Any luck ?
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Vitor Montalvão earned 1000 total points
ID: 41883603
Looks like you want the opposite (not money). So just change the filter:
SELECT *
FROM TableName
WHERE ISNUMERIC(ColumnName) = 0

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by:RIAS
ID: 41883604
Thanks!
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by:Pawan Kumar
ID: 41883606
@Rias - You cannot accept Incorrect solution. His both solutions are giving incorrect outputs. Please note that these solution will be referred by people in future.

Both see below -


SELECT *
FROM a
WHERE ISNUMERIC(a) = 0

O/p

NULL
1, 029.000.00
1, 603, 571.10


SELECT *
FROM a
WHERE ISNUMERIC(a) = 1

Output
------

$43,869.60
£10,000.00
£235,847.99
£266,941.14
£486,704.27
1,000,000.00
1,055.00
1,066,069.80
1,100.00
1,209,454.44
1,250.00
1,277,877.27
1,328,837.00
1,436,880.00
1,457.50
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Expert Comment

by:Pawan Kumar
ID: 41883612
Hi Rias,

Can you confirm whether Vitor Solution worked for you and how ?

Thank You in advance.

Regards,
Pawan
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Author Comment

by:RIAS
ID: 41883617
Pawan,
Just give sometime.Will get back on this .
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Expert Comment

by:Vitor Montalvão
ID: 41883622
Those aren't numbers:
1, 029.000.00 --> Have an extra space and 3 dots
1, 603, 571.10 --> Have an extra space

If the author want to transform those values into a money field will fail.
So Pawan's solution won't work if let these values stays in the table.

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Expert Comment

by:Pawan Kumar
ID: 41883628
Okies. Cool. !!
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Author Comment

by:RIAS
ID: 41883728
Thanks Vitor!!!
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by:Vitor Montalvão
ID: 41883744
Your welcome, RIAS.
Following Pawan's comment "@Rias - You cannot accept Incorrect solution." you should unaccept his solution. A couple of days ago you also gave him points for his "effort" (copying my solution and change a value) and that was also an incorrect solution.
I won't be picky with this (will let a moderator to decide what to do) but you should be more careful with the answers you're accepting. Sometimes is good to perform more tests before accepting immediately an answer. We aren't on hurry here. :)
Cheers
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Author Comment

by:RIAS
ID: 41883745
Vitor,

 Went on some other task so could not test thoroughly but,will take a note of this.

Cheers
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