SQL Server Errors

Invalid ROWS value or REPEATABLE seed in the TABLESAMPLE clause for table “%.*ls”. The value or seed must be an integer.

Error Message:Msg 477, Level 15, State 0, Line 1Invalid ROWS value or REPEATABLE seed in the TABLESAMPLE clause for table “%.*ls”. The value or seed must be an integer. Severity level:15. Description:This error message appears when you try to use a value of an invalid data type for the ROWS or REPEATABLE option of the […]

The name “%.*s” is not permitted in this context. Valid expressions are constants, constant expressions, and (in some contexts) variables. Column names are not permitted.

Error Message:Msg 128, Level 15, State 1, Line 5The name “%.*s” is not permitted in this context. Valid expressions are constants, constant expressions, and (in some contexts) variables. Column names are not permitted. Severity level:15. Description:This error message appears when you try to use an object name in an invalid context. Consequences:The T-SQL statement can […]

The PATINDEX function operates on char, nchar, varchar, nvarchar, text, and ntext data types only.

Error Message:Msg 288, Level 16, State 1, Line 3The PATINDEX function operates on char, nchar, varchar, nvarchar, text, and ntext data types only. Severity level:16. Description:This error message appears when you try to non-character values in the string function PATINDEX. Consequences:The T-SQL statement can be parsed, but causes the error at runtime. Resolution:Error of the […]

Table and column names must be supplied for the READTEXT or WRITETEXT utility.

Error Message:Msg 182, Level 15, State 1, Line 5Table and column names must be supplied for the READTEXT or WRITETEXT utility. Severity level:15. Description:This error message appears when for a READTEXT or WRITEXT command either table- or column name is not supplied. Consequences:The SQL statement cannot be parsed and further execution is stopped. Resolution:Error of […]

The xml data type cannot be compared or sorted, except when using the IS NULL operator.

Error Message:Msg 305, Level 16, State 1, Line 2The xml data type cannot be compared or sorted, except when using the IS NULL operator. Severity level:16. Description:This error message appears when you try to group by a column of the data type XML. Consequences:The T-SQL statement can be parsed, but causes the error at runtime. […]

The valid range for MAX_QUEUE_READERS is 0 to 32767.

Error Message:Msg 187, Level 15, State 1, Line 6The valid range for MAX_QUEUE_READERS is 0 to 32767. Severity level:15. Description:This error message appears when you specify an invalid number for the MAX_QUEUE_READER option during a CREATE/ALTER QUEUE statement. Consequences:The SQL statement cannot be parsed and further execution is stopped. Resolution:Error of the Severity level 15 […]

The text, ntext, and image data types cannot be compared or sorted, except when using IS NULL or LIKE operator.

Error Message:Msg 306, Level 16, State 2, Line 2The text, ntext, and image data types cannot be compared or sorted, except when using IS NULL or LIKE operator. Severity level:16. Description:This error message appears when you try to group by a column of the data type TEXT, NTEXT, or IMAGE. Consequences:The T-SQL statement can be […]

An INSERT statement cannot contain a SELECT statement that assigns values to a variable.

Error Message:Msg 199, Level 15, State 1, Line 0An INSERT statement cannot contain a SELECT statement that assigns values to a variable. Severity level:15. Description:This error message appears when you try to use an INSERT statement that contains a SELECT statement, in which values are assigned to a variable. Consequences:The SQL statement cannot be parsed […]

Index ID %d on table ‘%.*ls’ (specified in the FROM clause) does not exist.

Error Message:Msg 307, Level 16, State 1, Line 1Index ID %d on table ‘%.*ls’ (specified in the FROM clause) does not exist. Severity level:16. Description:This error message appears when you try to specify an index that does not exist in an index hint. Consequences:The T-SQL statement can be parsed, but causes the error at runtime. […]

Operand type clash: %ls is incompatible with %ls

Error Message:Msg 206, Level 16, State 2, Line 1Operand type clash: %ls is incompatible with %ls Severity level:16. Description:This error message appears when you try to use two incompatible operands in an operator. Consequences:The T-SQL statement can be parsed, but causes the error at runtime. Resolution:Error of the Severity level 16 are generated by the […]
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