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SQL: Using where clause with like operator and escape character

SQL Wildcard & Special Operator : Exercise-14 with Solution

Write a SQL statement to find those rows from the table testtable which contain the escape character ( / ) in its column 'col1'. 

Sample table: testtable


Sample Solution:

SELECT *
FROM testtable
WHERE col1 LIKE '%//%' ESCAPE '/';

Output of the Query:

col1
A001/DJ-402\44_/100/2015
A001_\DJ-402\44_/100/2015
A001/DJ_401
A001/DJ_402\44
A001/DJ_402\44\2015
A001/DJ-402%45\2015/200
A001/DJ_402\45\2015%100
A001/DJ_402%45\2015/300
A001/DJ-402\44

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