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SQL: Using where clause with not like operator and escape character

SQL Wildcard & Special Operator : Exercise-16 with Solution

Write a SQL statement to find those rows from the table testtable which contain the string ( _/ ) 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

Explanation :

Syntax of using like operator and escape character

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Exercise: Using like operator and escape character

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