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Incorrect syntax near the keyword 'current' ?

gopgally
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I am new for sql server so please help me....


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  1. select barcode,current, rec retail, sellPrice from products
  2.  
Aug 10 '10 #1
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gpl
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The column 'rec retail' has a space in, the parser does not recognise this so shows the error.

Try this
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  1. select barcode,current, [rec retail], sellPrice from products 
Aug 10 '10 #2
NeoPa
32,564 Recognized Expert Moderator MVP
That is another problem. The error message you are getting (Please post it in the body of the question in future) indicates that Current is a reserved word (Keyword) and should not generally be reused as a field name. If you have a table with it then you should use the following syntax :
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  1. SELECT [BarCode]
  2.      , [Current]
  3.      , [Rec Retail]
  4.      , [SellPrice]
  5. FROM   [Products]
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Aug 10 '10 #3
gopgally
2 New Member
Hi
Thank you for your code and idea...
code worked perfectly
Aug 10 '10 #4
NeoPa
32,564 Recognized Expert Moderator MVP
We're very pleased to have helped I'm sure :)
Aug 11 '10 #5

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