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oasis1
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Posted - 10/02/2012 :  16:57:25  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Aloha I have the folowing value in a column

Q1 (All vers.) How carefully Prov. listened

I need to strip off the Q1 (All vers.) and last space before the

How carefully Prov. listened.

there are quite a few values similar so what I need is to get the values after the last ) in the values..

mahalo, Brew

visakh16
Very Important crosS Applying yaK Herder

India
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Posted - 10/02/2012 :  17:01:36  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
this?

SELECT  RTRIM(LTRIM(CASE WHEN CHARINDEX(')',Field) > 0 THEN STUFF(yourfield,1,CHARINDEX(')',Field),'') ELSE Field END))
FROM Table


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oasis1
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Posted - 10/02/2012 :  17:04:58  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Genius !!!! Much Mahalo !!!

quote:
Originally posted by visakh16

this?

SELECT  RTRIM(LTRIM(CASE WHEN CHARINDEX(')',Field) > 0 THEN STUFF(yourfield,1,CHARINDEX(')',Field),'') ELSE Field END))
FROM Table


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visakh16
Very Important crosS Applying yaK Herder

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Posted - 10/02/2012 :  17:22:43  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
welcome

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