SQL Server Errors

The TOP N WITH TIES clause is not allowed without a corresponding ORDER BY clause.

Error Message:Msg 1062, Level 15, State 1, Line 2The TOP N WITH TIES clause is not allowed without a corresponding ORDER BY clause. Severity level:15. Description:This error message appears, when you try to use a TOP n WITH TIES clause without a corresponding ORDER BY clause. Consequences:The SQL statement cannot be parsed and further execution […]

Incorrect syntax near the keyword ‘%.*ls’.

Error Message:Msg 156, Level 15, State 1, Line 2Incorrect syntax near the keyword ‘%.*ls’. Severity level:15. Description:This error message appears, when SQL Server encounters a syntax error. Consequences:The SQL statement cannot be parsed and further execution is stopped. Resolution:Error of the Severity Level 15 are generated by the user and can be fixed by the […]

The %.*ls function requires %d argument(s).

Error Message:Msg 174, Level 15, State 1, Line 1The %.*ls function requires %d argument(s). Severity level:15. Description:This error message appears, when a function is called with the wrong number of arguments supplied. Consequences:The SQL statement cannot be parsed and further execution is stopped. Resolution:Error of the Severity Level 15 are generated by the user and […]

Conversion failed when converting the %ls value ‘%.*ls’ to data type %ls.

Error Message:Msg 245, Level 16, State 1, Line 1Conversion failed when converting the %ls value ‘%.*ls’ to data type %ls. Severity level:16. Description:This error message appears, when SQL Server encounters an error while converting from one type into another type. Consequences:The T-SQL statement can be parsed, but causes the error at runtime. Resolution:Error of the […]

‘%.*ls’ is not a recognized %S_MSG.

Error Message:Msg 195, Level 15, State 10, Line 1‘%.*ls’ is not a recognized %S_MSG. Severity level:15. Description:This error message appears, when SQL Server encounters the use of database object in the wrong context. Consequences:The SQL statement cannot be parsed and further execution is stopped. Resolution:Error of the Severity Level 15 are generated by the user […]

The conversion of char data type to smalldatetime data type resulted in an out-of-range smalldatetime value.

Error Message:Msg 296, Level 16, State 3, Line 1The conversion of char data type to smalldatetime data type resulted in an out-of-range smalldatetime value. Severity level:16. Description:This error message appears, when SQL Server cannot convert a character string into a valid SMALLDATETIME value. Consequences:The T-SQL statement can be parsed, but causes the error at runtime. […]

DEFAULT or NULL are not allowed as explicit identity values.

Error Message:Msg 339, Level 16, State 1, Line 2DEFAULT or NULL are not allowed as explicit identity values. Severity level:16. Description:This error message appears, when one tries to explicitely INSERT a NULL marker into a column with the IDENTITY property. The same error is raised, when one tries to enter a value into such an […]

A constant expression was encountered in the ORDER BY list, position %i.

Error Message:Msg 408, Level 16, State 1, Line 1A constant expression was encountered in the ORDER BY list, position %i. Severity level:16. Description:This error message appears, when you try to use a constant expression in the ORDER BY clause. Consequences:The T-SQL statement can be parsed, but causes the error at runtime. Resolution:Error of the Severity […]

Table ‘%1!’ does not have the identity property. Cannot perform SET operation.

Error Message:Msg 8106, Level 16, State 1, Line 1Table ‘%1!’ does not have the identity property. Cannot perform SET operation. Severity level:16. Description:This error message appears when you try to use the SET IDENTITY_INSERT setting for a table that does not contain a column, for which the IDENTITY property was declared. Consequences:The T-SQL statement can […]

Type %1! is not a defined system type.

Error Message:Msg 243, Level 16, State 1, Line 1Type %1! is not a defined system type. Severity level:16. Description:This error message appears when you try to use a datatype that is not known and supported by SQL Server. Consequences:The T-SQL statement can be parsed, but causes the error at runtime. Resolution:Error of the Severity level […]
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