Sql where contains

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sql where contains

SELECT * FROM mytable
WHERE column1 LIKE '%word1%'
OR column1 LIKE '%word2%'
OR column1 LIKE '%word3%'

sql not contains

SELECT * FROM tbl WHERE tbl.col NOT LIKE '%text%';

like sql

WHERE CustomerName LIKE 'a%'
--Finds any values that start with "a"
WHERE CustomerName LIKE '%a'
--Finds any values that end with "a"
WHERE CustomerName LIKE '%or%'
--Finds any values that have "or" in any position
WHERE CustomerName LIKE '_r%'
--Finds any values that have "r" in the second position
WHERE CustomerName LIKE 'a__%'
--Finds any values that start with "a" and are at least 3 characters in length
WHERE ContactName LIKE 'a%o'
--Finds any values that start with "a" and ends with "o"

This article is tagged with: Sql where contains and mysql