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|Query to delete some characters from a column|
or how to remove parts of a string
| 1:33 pm on Nov 15, 2011 (gmt 0)|
I search for an answer but couldnīt find one that work.
I have a column on a table with thousands of lines with values like:
... and so on
And I need to delete everything after -v16-, including the "-v16-".
Is it possible to do that in phpMyAdmin?
| 1:59 pm on Nov 15, 2011 (gmt 0)|
see documentation for substring_index function
update your_table set your_field=substring_index(your_field,'-',2)
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