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Hello Friends,
i am using sql passthru to generate a report and in that i am changing the one integer field to char field using cast function.i am facing problems when i am trying to sort this field on focus side
that is if i am havig values like 1,2,3,7,12,13,24,33,44,77,n/a,unk,total after sorting that field its displaying them as 1,12,13,2,24,3,33,44,7,77,n/a,unk,total .is there any way so that we can display them in ascending order 1,2,3,7,12,13,24,33,44,77,n/a,unk,total ).

Posts: 31 | Registered: April 07, 2005Report This Post
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Possibly by adding a leading zero in front of a single integer before you convert it to alpha will make a sequence like.. 01 02 03 07 12 13 .
Or sort the data by the integer but with a NOPRINT option. e.g.
Posts: 226 | Registered: June 08, 2003Report This Post
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