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two colums become one[?]
I have a table containing information about footballmatches. One column is homegoals and another is awaygoals. I want to put these two columns together as one ‘result’ column in a query (presented like this for: 1 – 0 ). How is this done? I tried this:
select homegoals + ‘-‘ + awaygoals as result
select homegoals & ‘-‘ & awaygoals as result Neither works. What is to be changed to make it work?
Could you post columns datatype? Luis Martin
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If they are integer data types, then you need to use select cast(homegoals as varchar(10))+ ‘-‘ + cast(awaygoals as varchar(10)) as result from table Also you can do this in your Front End application if any
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