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Posted - 03/08/2013 :  06:31:02  Show Profile  Reply with Quote

I need to set up a stored procedure that runs each day and select data from a tale based on a specific date range e.g

lastoccurrence >= 'midnight the previous day' and lastoccurrence < 'midnight last night'

Obviously I can't hard code the dates in here, as that would really defeat the object of the stored procedure, so how do I go aout doing this so that the dates entered will always be between midnight he previous day and 12:00 last night? (sorry if the time range I need is a bit ambiguous, hope you understand what I'm after)..

thansk you!!

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Posted - 03/08/2013 :  06:36:43  Show Profile  Reply with Quote
use getdate() function for that

lastoccurrence >= dateadd(dd,datediff(dd,0,getdate()),-1) and lastoccurrence < dateadd(dd,datediff(dd,0,getdate()),0)

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