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Find fist character if its '-' and replace space

Find fist character if its '-' and replace space

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Hi,

need to find the fist character if its '-' and replace space in the derived column.


thanks,
ab

RE: Find fist character if its '-' and replace space

sure - look at the substring, replace, conditional and concatenate function - all of them available on the derived column window so easy for you to play with them until you get the desired result

Regards

Frederico Fonseca
SysSoft Integrated Ltd
www.syssoft-int.com

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RE: Find fist character if its '-' and replace space

I'd suggest using CHARINDEX to see if the first character is a - and if it is, use REPLACE to change it.

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