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SQL: Display a given string

SQL Basic Select Statement: Exercise-2 with Solution

Write a query to display a string "This is SQL Exercise, Practice and Solution".

Sample Solution:

SELECT "This is SQL Exercise, Practice and Solution";

Output of the Query:

?column?
This is SQL Exercise, Practice and Solution

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:Explanation:

Note: You can use literal string (enclosed in single or double quotation mark) just like we use a column name in the SELECT statement. If you use the literal string with a column then it will be displayed in every row of the query results.

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SQL: Tips of the Day

Nested select statement in SQL Server.

You need to alias the subquery.

SELECT name FROM (SELECT name FROM agentinformation) a 

or to be more explicit

SELECT a.name FROM (SELECT name FROM agentinformation) a  

Database: SQL Server

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