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Posted - 05/07/2013 :  01:54:48  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Hi All,

In my App,some date based computations are there,so for practice purpose I tried the following example.

I created Table,that corresponding code is in following below.

CREATE TABLE DateFormatTesting(	date Date,Name varchar(100))

I inserted some values into that table,That corresponding code is in below

insert into DateFormatTesting (,DateFormatTesting.Name) values ('1990-12-21','Subbu')

If you can observe the above query,my Date structure is like YYYY-MM-DD,I evaluated above query,it returns 1 row affected.

again,I try toinsert different structure of the Date ,but it's not working.That corresponding code is in following below.

insert into DateFormatTesting (,DateFormatTesting.Name) values ('21-12-1990','Subbu')

How can I change Date structure.and also where will I get good documentations for Date with Examples.

Aged Yak Warrior

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Posted - 05/07/2013 :  02:46:06  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
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Very Important crosS Applying yaK Herder

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Posted - 05/07/2013 :  03:51:23  Show Profile  Reply with Quote

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