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Display Database Column In Alphabetical Order


Hello

I know how I can display a list of names in alphebetical order on my website:

Select L as [Last Name]

From  Name_CatE
Where Education = 'yes'
Order By
LName ASC

However, to make things a little more orginised I would like to view my database table column in alphabetical order also, but ithie code does not work within my database.

What do I need to change in the following code, to view my database table column in a-z order?

 SELECT LName FROM Name_CatE
ORDER BY LName ASC

Thanks

Lynn


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