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Date Format (no 12:00:00AM) in ASP.NET(VB) from Access

Posted on 2007-03-22
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I'm pulling data from an Access DB, and one of the fields is date. Here's my query:

select TargetCompany, ID, NextActionDate, NextAction from tblMain

the date is comin up as general format including the 12:00:00AM even though I set the format of this field to ShortDate in Access. I tried using FORMAT(Date, 101) AS Date but it didn't seem to like it. How do I get the date to display without the 12:00:00AM??


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Question by:Mike Miller
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by:kerryw60
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might try...

Format(drDataRow("InspectDate"), "M/dd/yyyy")
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craskin earned 500 total points
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are you displaying this in a gridview? if so, set DataFormatString="{0:d}" HTMLEncode="False" on the boundfield.
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by:Mike Miller
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very nice...thanx
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