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SSRS 2005 - Extra Data (Characters) after SQL result

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 18, 2010    Points: 0   Category :Sql Server


I ran into a snag with Reporting Services 2005. When I run a query in RS against SQL it returns me a result with some additional data (characters) + bunch of spaces!! So here is an example: my query returns a varchar, when I run it in SQL it is fine and returns me:


When I run it SSRS in the Data tab, I get "SHRIMP 5 SAMPLE E NET WT 5 SAMPLE                                                                                                                " (extra data and bunch of spaces)

It does it for all results. The extra characters are absolutelly unrelated to this record BTW so I have no clue where it's picking those up from!

Here is what I tried so far without any luck:

-I made sure the database is correct and I'm connecting to the correc

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