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INNER JOIN with strings

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 20, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server


I am trying to join two columns with the same information, these columns belongs to a diferents tables (diferent servers).

In first table this column is of type nvarchar(20), in second table is of type varchar(20), i am using the following query to return some rows:

FROM tblEquipaSPI INNER JOIN Colaboradores
ON (tblEquipaSPI.Login COLLATE SQL_Latin1_General_CP1_CI_AS LIKE '%' + Colaboradores.Login + '%')

The problem i have is: when column 1 is equal to column 2 i have a result. But if column 1 have for example "123" and column 2 have "A123" i canno make the join. Note that i have put '%' char.

Can someone tell me what is wrong here?



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