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Constraint Violating Yak Guru

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Posted - 11/13/2012 :  21:28:59  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
how can i update email address which is nvarchar(200) to add in additional date and notes?
Example: abc@yahoo.com update to abc_NEW20121114@yahoo.com
I tried as below but hit this error 'Conversion failed when converting date and/or time from character string'

DECLARE @email nvarchar(200)
DECLARE @date datetime
SET @userName= 'abc@yahoo.com'
SET @date= GETDATE()
Update tableA
set email= @userName+@date
where email= @userName

In (Som, Ni, Yak)

17684 Posts

Posted - 11/13/2012 :  21:47:23  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
SET email= stuff(@userName, charindex('@', @userName), 0, '_NEW' + convert(varchar(10), @date, 112))

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