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Posting Yak Master

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Posted - 11/13/2012 :  15:48:30  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
In my SELECT clause I have:


... and in my WHERE clause I have:

When executed, I get "Conversion failed when converting date and/or time from character string".

I looked at using CONVERT but can't seem to make it work. And, is it the 'MAXDATE' and 'MAXTIME' from the SELECT clause that needs conversion? Or is it something in the WHERE clause?

Almighty SQL Goddess

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Posted - 11/13/2012 :  15:50:51  Show Profile  Visit tkizer's Homepage  Reply with Quote
MAXDATE/MAXTIME in your SELECT are just aliases. The WHERE clause is why you are getting that error. You can't specify the MAXDATE/MAXTIME aliases as that's where data goes. If you want it equal to MAXDATE/MAXTIME, you'll need a subquery.

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