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MS SQL Report services: todays date, minus a day

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Hello all. I need to

I am working with Microsoft SQL 2005 Report services and need to create a basic expression and have completely forgotten how to create todays date minus one day.

Thanks in advance!
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Question by:tonypjones
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by:SalmanZG
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select DATEADD(D,-1, getdate())
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by:tonypjones
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I need to input this directly into the edit expression text box. I tried inputting select DATEADD(D,-1, getdate()) and replaced the "select" with a = but it did not like the "D".
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Can you try this:
DateAdd(DateInterval.Day, -1, Today())
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Auric1983 earned 2000 total points
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You can also try this

=Today().AddDays(-1)

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That was it! I knew it as soon as I saw it. Thanks Auric1983
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