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SQL Expression date conversion error

SQL Expression date conversion error

SQL Expression date conversion error

hi there,

I need to produce an sql expression that will give me the number of contacts between two dates. the back-end db is SQL server, but the SQL expression fails with an error that reads
'conversion failed when converting date and or tie from character string'
the sql syntax i am using is event_date_time between '2017,01,01' and '2017,01,01'

thanks in advance

RE: SQL Expression date conversion error

I have never sent that syntax for a date. I have only seen '2007-01-01' or '2007/01/01' as valid date strings.

RE: SQL Expression date conversion error

Fixed it, it was as simple as changing date format to 01-01-2017!

Many thanksto kray4660 for the heads up

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