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center allignment in the select query [message #244469] Wed, 13 June 2007 01:00 Go to next message
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Registered: December 2005
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Can ANY one help me how TO center align the data BY USING SELECT query
e.g., Suppose IN the LENGTH OF the field WHERE i am going TO disply the SELECTed value IS 20 AND the Retrived data LENGTH IS 7
THEN how can we center align this?
Re: center allignment in the select query [message #244472 is a reply to message #244469] Wed, 13 June 2007 01:04 Go to previous message
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Registered: March 2000
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Lpad it with spaces.
The number of spaces is half of (the length of your display-column (20) minus the length of the column contents (length(your_column))
make sure to round the number of spaces.

I'll leave it as an exercise for you how to translate this to sql.

[Updated on: Wed, 13 June 2007 01:05]

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