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BUG #: 55297 (SQLBUG_70)
A SELECT query involving DATEDIFF, AGGREGATE, and ANSI SQL-92 join syntax may receive the following error message:
Server: Msg 8624 , Level 16 , State 7 , Line 1 Internal SQL Server Error
To avoid the error message, use the ( *=, =*, or =) Transact-SQL join syntax.
Microsoft has confirmed this to be a problem in SQL Server 7.0. This problem has been corrected in U.S. Service Pack 2 for Microsoft SQL Server 7.0. For more information, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:
254561 INF: How to Obtain Service Pack 2 for Microsoft SQL Server 7.0 and Microsoft Data Engine (MSDE) 1.0
For more information, contact your primary support provider.