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Posted - 08/26/2014 :  05:56:45  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
I have a sql query which checks for records in 2 days time.
However if I run this on a Thursday or Friday, it will display weekend date, which I want to exclude.

Can someone help so that it excludes Sat/Sun from query so if run on a friday it displays Tuesdays results?

Many thanks in advance.

Query is:

SELECT DISTINCT Orde_OrderQuoteId, orde_reference, orde_description, orde_status, orde_grossamt, orde_grossamt_CID FROM vlistorders WHERE (DATEPART(DY, orde_expiredelivery) = DATEPART(DY, DATEADD(DD, 2, GETDATE())) AND DATEPART(YY, orde_expiredelivery) = DATEPART(YY, DATEADD(DD, 1, GETDATE()))) AND Orde_OrderQuoteId IS NOT NULL ORDER BY Orde_OrderQuoteId

James K
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Posted - 08/26/2014 :  10:18:19  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Change your WHERE clause for the date arithmetic to this:
	orde_expiredelivery = DATEADD(dd,CASE WHEN DATEDIFF(dd,'19000101',GETDATE())%7 IN (3,4) THEN 4 ELSE 2 END,CAST(GETDATE() AS DATE))
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Posted - 08/26/2014 :  10:46:30  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Perfect thanks James, works a treat
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