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I am wanting to insert fields from a table (data types are varchar(50) into another empty table (who's data type is nvarchar(50)). I believe I have created the correct query to achieve this but received an error message when executing "Msg 8152, Level 16, State 4, Line 1 String or binary data would be truncated" Would these two data types be the cause of this? I'm using some other data types (int, bigint) that could possibly be the issue but these are the main ones used to I wanted to see about them first.
I'm needing to insert values into a table. I have the data type set up as varchar(4). The values are combinations of 4 letters and/or numbers. When trying to insert it won't accepts the alpha characters. The column is set to Not Null and as the primary key. Any suggestions as to why it won't accept?