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AskSQLTeam
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Posted - 06/22/2005 :  07:51:17  Show Profile  Visit AskSQLTeam's Homepage  Reply with Quote
Pranav writes "Hi,

I am currently having 10 databases on my sql server 2000 on Latin1_General character set. I want to change the character set to make them store multibyte data correctly. I looked at some sql server documentation, and could not find anything like UTF8. Please advice what character set should I choose so that my database can store multibyte data also.

Thanks in Advance

Regards
Pranav Sharma"

tkizer
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Posted - 06/22/2005 :  18:59:55  Show Profile  Visit tkizer's Homepage  Reply with Quote
You just need to use the nvarchar and nchar data types. I think that's what you want, at least.

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