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unable to query seconds, sybase rounds to nearest minute

funnymanmike
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im running the following query

Select * from calldetail where callstartdt > '03/01/2009'

and its returning hte information i need, but there is a problem

its giving me Mar  2 2009  1:13PM

when it should give me the full date including the seconds, which exists in the database

how can i tell sybase to give me the full time, including seconds.
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Thanks bret but this format does not work for me as well, there is just too much information in here again

i don't need the :880AM  just the  Apr  1 2009  9:39:48

in fact the :880 & the AM/PM screws up my excel file

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Thanks, i started playing around wiht the 109, and when i selected 108 i found just the HH:MM:SS so i created new columsn in my query for just that and everything worked great. Thanks
Look at http://infocenter.sybase.com/help/topic/com.sybase.dc36271_1251/html/blocks/X41864.htm#X53500 - it's manual page for convert function and Table 2-6 shows all possible date formats - this is for ASE 12.5, if you are on different version of ASE, try to find the same manual page for your version at sybooks.sybase.com
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