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Posting Yak Master

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Posted - 07/19/2006 :  04:06:03  Show Profile  Reply with Quote

I have a string varchar variable @word and store in it this string "asde adsf afsdrh asjfktg ncdjft jfjgtkg kkglll" and want to search in this string a single word .How i can do it .
Please give me that solution which search a word and Time take minimum for search.

Ranjeet Kumar Singh

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Posted - 07/19/2006 :  04:26:28  Show Profile  Visit chiragkhabaria's Homepage  Send chiragkhabaria a Yahoo! Message  Reply with Quote
Somthing like this

Declare @Word Varchar

Set @Word = 'asde adsf afsdrh asjfktg ncdjft jfjgtkg kkglll'

if (@Word Like '%a%') 
print 'Yes'
print 'no'
-- Alternative Method. 
if (CharINdex(@Word,'%a%')>0)
print 'yes'
print 'no'

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Flowing Fount of Yak Knowledge

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Posted - 07/19/2006 :  06:17:29  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
You might also want to look into full text searching functionality...

Ryan Randall London-based IT consultancy

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