How to convert datetime field within a C++ program.

How do I convert a datetime field to a string (and string to datetime) form a c++ program.  Assuming I'm using the OLE-DB "DBTIMESTAMP" datatype, how do I convert to a string and back?
Is the "IDataConvert::DataConvert()  method the easiest way?
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simonsmiCommented:
How are you getting the data out of the database. If you are using ODBC then you should be reading the datetime field in a CTime object and you can then use standard C++ operations to format this into a string and vice-versa. Similarly for OLE DB, the data should being read into a DBTIMESTAMP type which can be formatted into a string in C++.

.... or are you getting the data using another method?
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