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Date problem

Date problem

Date problem

I have a table with an ID, a qty, and a date (datetime) in sql 7.  I want to query the database and retrieve all recs grouped by a given month. So rather than saying give me all recs = xx/xx/xxxx, I want to say give me all recs = 10 (or oct).  Is this possible and if so how.



RE: Date problem

Try this:

select ID, qty, date
from MyTable
where DatePart(month,Date)=10

You probably want to go by month and year, so you may want to try:

select ID, qty, date
from MyTable
where DatePart(month,Date)=10 and DatePart(year,Date)=1999

Let me know if this works.....

RE: Date problem

Thanks Darkman it works like a dream.

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