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I have a varchar2 field which is like 'abc-123-w312'.I want to dispaly it as ''abc123w312'.Kindly let me know what syntax needs to be used in the qV load to get this format.

Thanks,pooja

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=replace('abc-123-w312','-','')

Please use this.

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Load

replace('Column','-','') as Column1

;

mov
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Replace is fine. Another option is purgechar:
purgechar(FieldName, '-')

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Hi Pooja2010 ,

try like this..

LOAD

subfield(ColumnName,'-',1) & subfield(ColumnName,'-',2) & subfield(ColumnName,'-',3) as NewColumName

FROM SourceFile;

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Thanks all for your quick replies.wow..there are so many ways to do this.