Is there any way to set the collation for a string comparison based on an independent variable or column value? Something akin to SELECT COL1, col2 FROM [TABLE] WHERE COL3 LIKE '%string%' ...
When I create a table like this create table char_test( item varchar(10) collate SQL_Latin1_General_CP1_CI_AS ) go I can store varchars containing ≥ insert into char_test values ('≥'); When ...
How could I change the SQL Server 2008 R2 Express Default Collation for the whole server and a particular database? Is there a way to do it using visual interface of SQL Server Management Studio? In ...
Does a collation have any influence over a query speed? Does the size of a table change depending of the collation? If I want to build a website that must support all possible languages (lets take ...