Searching for Strings in SQL Server Databases

added by Paul Wheeler
4/23/2014 12:52:08 PM

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Sometimes, you just want to do a search in a SQL Server database as if you were using a search engine like Google. Besides the obvious Full-Text search, there are plenty of techniques for finding that pesky data that resists the normal SELECT blandishments. Phil Factor describes some alternative techniques.