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beady
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Posted - 07/24/2006 :  06:58:00  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Is it possible to order by date to have the most recent date come up first in the results?

Part of the code is:
....
citation_date BETWEEN @citation_date1 AND @citation_date2

Thanks.

RyanRandall
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Posted - 07/24/2006 :  07:03:54  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
order by citation_date desc
?


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khtan
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Posted - 07/24/2006 :  07:03:57  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
add this to the end of your query

order by citation_date desc



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RyanRandall
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Posted - 07/24/2006 :  07:05:18  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Ha!



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khtan
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Posted - 07/24/2006 :  07:09:50  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Ha ! 3 seconds slower


KH

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beady
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Posted - 07/24/2006 :  08:33:38  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
Beauty, folks :) Thanks.
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madhivanan
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Posted - 07/24/2006 :  11:31:53  Show Profile  Send madhivanan a Yahoo! Message  Reply with Quote
beady, Learn SQL
http://www.sql-tutorial.net/
http://www.firstsql.com/tutor.htm
http://www.w3schools.com/sql/default.asp


Madhivanan

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X002548
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Posted - 07/24/2006 :  12:31:44  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
quote:
Originally posted by beady

Is it possible to order by date to have the most recent date come up first in the results?

Part of the code is:
....
citation_date BETWEEN @citation_date1 AND @citation_date2

Thanks.




You're joking, right?



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khtan
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Posted - 07/24/2006 :  12:38:35  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
"You're joking, right?"
It's a test to see how fast SQL Team responses.


KH

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Kristen
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Posted - 07/24/2006 :  12:58:51  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
"It's a test to see how fast SQL Team responses"

6 minutes - and 6 minutes and 3 seconds.

Poor show chaps ...

... http://www.sqlteam.com/forums/topic.asp?TOPIC_ID=68643&SearchTerms=Exactly+3+minutes

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