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Posted on 2008-06-13
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Last Modified: 2010-03-20
bit brain dead today, i have this code, how can i make it automatically do previous month at the mo i have to enter manually....

select count(*) as times,member_id,licensed,used 
from user_count 
where used > licensed+1 and dt_stamp between '2007-02-01' and '2007-02-28'
group by member_id,licensed,used
order by member_id, used

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Question by:James Murrell
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Lee Osborne earned 1500 total points
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You could use the WHERE like this:

WHERE used > licensed+1 and dt_stamp BETWEEN DateSerial(Year(Now()), Month(Now()) - 1, 1) AND DateSerial(Year(Now()), Month(Now()), 0)

This should look at the previous month.
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select count(*) as times,member_id,licensed,used
from user_count
where used > licensed+1 and dt_stamp between dateadd(m, -1, getdate()) and gettdate()
group by member_id,licensed,used
order by member_id, used

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