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Invalid SQL Syntax: expected token: COMPRESSION to follow WITH (Error 3723)

This error occurs when using CREATE TABLE or ALTER TABLE ALTER COLUMN syntax. It occurs when referencing one of the NATIONAL CHARACTER synonyms for a column type and not using the COMPRESSION keyword following the WITH keyword. The following is a valid SQL statement: CREATE TABLE foo (foo NCHAR WITH COMP);. The following SQL statement would return the error: CREATE TABLE foo (foo NCHAR WITH);.



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