Azure synapse serverless external table for json

sakuraime 2,321 Reputation points

From the MSDN library, it says

So is it still possible to create external table for a json ?

The following has a work around using openrowset , but still using format as CSV..

and what's the meaning of

    fieldterminator ='0x0b',  
    fieldquote = '0x0b',  
    rowterminator = '0x0b'   
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  1. Saurabh Sharma 23,791 Reputation points Microsoft Employee

    @sakuraime Thanks for using Microsoft Q&A !!
    It is not supported and like you mentioned you could use Openrowset and Cross Apply OPENJSON to achieve the same. I would recommend creating a feature request on Azure Synapse Analytics User Voice.

    Also, 0x0b is hex code for the vertical tab (new line).


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