Illegal mix of collations (utf8_general_ci,IMPLICIT) – MySQL

— Preparations SET SESSION group_concat_max_len=4294967295; SET SESSION foreign_key_checks=0; — Set default character sets and collations ALTER DATABASE dwdata CHARACTER SET utf8 COLLATE utf8_general_ci; ALTER DATABASE dwnotification CHARACTER SET utf8 COLLATE utf8_general_ci; ALTER DATABASE dwsystem CHARACTER SET utf8 COLLATE utf8_general_ci; ALTER DATABASE dwworkflowengine CHARACTER SET utf8 COLLATE utf8_general_ci; — Create statement that adjusts collations for tables in dwdata SELECT GROUP_CONCAT(CONCAT(‘ALTER TABLE ‘, TABLE_SCHEMA, ‘.’, TABLE_NAME, ‘ CONVERT TO CHARACTER SET utf8 COLLATE utf8_general_ci;’) SEPARATOR ‘\n’) AS “Prepared statement” FROM INFORMATION_SCHEMA.TABLES…

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How to Change Schema of Mssql Tables, Stored Procedures, and Views All at the Same Time

Sometimes changing database users changes who the database owner is for a table from dbo.tablename to badschema.tablename. This will also affect any stored procedures created under the tables with the incorect schema.  If you need to change the schema for these tables back to the default dbo schema follow the steps below. Open Microsoft SQL Server Management Studio and log in. Click the New Query button. Paste the following script into the New Query box changing oldschema to the name of the current schema:…

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How to Optimize iPhone, iPad and iPod Performance

1. Close Apps Running in the Background On an iOS 10/9/8 device, when you tap the home button to leave an app, you do not “close” that app. In fact, all apps continue to run in the background, and certain apps (social media, apps with “push” notifications, streaming music apps) take up a good chunk of battery when they are running. If you close them when they’re not in use, you could save more battery and RAM to make…

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What is – DML, DDL, DCL and TCL – Introduction

DML DML is abbreviation of Data Manipulation Language. It is used to retrieve, store, modify, delete, insert and update data in database. Examples: SELECT, UPDATE, INSERT statements DDL DDL is abbreviation of Data Definition Language. It is used to create and modify the structure of database objects in database. Examples: CREATE, ALTER, DROP statements DCL DCL is abbreviation of Data Control Language. It is used to create roles, permissions, and referential integrity as well it is used to control access to database…

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Find Duplicate Values with SQL Script

Let’s assume that data has been entered in a table and now you want to find if a table column have duplicated values. Here is an SQL script to join data from one table for comparison purpose. The table must have a primary key column (unique column) and the second column for comparison. Here is a sample script: Details: – DWDOCID is the primary key column – AIXFlag, is just a fixed value (optional) – SAMPLEEN is the table…

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FORMAT Function for Transact-SQL – T-SQL

Returns a value formatted with the specified format and optional culture in SQL Server 2016. Use the FORMAT function for locale-aware formatting of date/time and number values as strings. FORMAT ( value, format ) Return Types:  nvarchar or null The length of the return value is determined by the format. Remarks:   FORMAT returns NULL for errors other than a culture that is not valid. For example, NULL is returned if the value specified in format is not…

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