How do I convert columns of values into a single list?
In Article #2248, we discussed a method for converting a comma-separated list (e.g. from a set of checkboxes, or a multi-select list) into a column of values. What about the other way around? You could do it from ASP easily enough, as follows:
However, what if you wanted to do this totally within the confines of the database (e.g. called from another stored procedure)? You could use the following method, however before proceeding you should read this note from UJ, as well as KB #287515:
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