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 M. Akram Bhatti
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Subject: RE: INLIST IN SELECT STATEMENT
Thread ID: 249029 Message ID: 249032 # Views: 1 # Ratings: 0
Version: Visual FoxPro 6 Category: Databases, Tables and SQL Server
Date: Sunday, December 27, 2009 10:53:26 AM         
   


> Dear Expert,
>
> A select statement to create a new field, for the output of an IIF statement.
>
> The cases are as follows
>
> When a field name 'CATCODE' is 'STF001,STF002,STF003' a variable 'SENIOR STAFF'
> when 'CATCODE' is 'STF004,STF005' a variable 'JUNIOR STAFF'
> when 'CATCODE' is 'STF006,STF007' a variable 'CLERICAL STAFF'
>
>
>
> All the outcomes i.e. SENIOR STAFF
> JUNIOR STAFF
> CLERICAL STAFF
>
> should all be in a single new field say 'STAFF_STATUS'
> to allow for reporting
>
>
> Please provide a select statement to generate the new field status with the above results.
>
> Thanks

Try:

Select IIF(INLIST(CatCode,'STF001','STF002','STF003'),'SENIOR STAFF  ', ;
IIF(INLIST(CatCode, 'STF004','STF005'),'JUNIOR STAFF','CLERICAL STAFF')) ;
AS Staff_Status From Yourtable

Regards,
akram

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INLIST IN SELECT STATEMENT Posted by DEREK DODOO @ 12/27/2009 10:12:30 AM
RE: INLIST IN SELECT STATEMENT Posted by Jun Tangunan @ 12/27/2009 10:34:45 AM
RE: INLIST IN SELECT STATEMENT Posted by M. Akram Bhatti @ 12/27/2009 10:47:17 AM
RE: INLIST IN SELECT STATEMENT Posted by Jun Tangunan @ 12/27/2009 10:56:32 AM
RE: INLIST IN SELECT STATEMENT Posted by M. Akram Bhatti @ 12/27/2009 11:02:41 AM
RE: INLIST IN SELECT STATEMENT Posted by Jun Tangunan @ 12/27/2009 11:07:19 AM
RE: INLIST IN SELECT STATEMENT Posted by M. Akram Bhatti @ 12/27/2009 10:53:26 AM
RE: INLIST IN SELECT STATEMENT Posted by Anders Altberg @ 12/27/2009 11:46:42 AM
RE: INLIST IN SELECT STATEMENT Posted by Jun Tangunan @ 12/27/2009 11:54:25 AM
RE: INLIST IN SELECT STATEMENT Posted by Anders Altberg @ 12/27/2009 3:24:11 PM
RE: INLIST IN SELECT STATEMENT Posted by kulwant singh @ 12/27/2009 3:39:46 PM
RE: INLIST IN SELECT STATEMENT Posted by tushar @ 12/27/2009 4:06:32 PM