SSRS - simple question passing report parameter to dataset text?

Hello all,

I have a dataset that is using SYBASE DSN connection then text.  I have a parameter called BeginDate that is a string such as 'Dec 1 2009'.  My text currently has that string such as:

WHERE StartDate = 'Dec 1 2009'  I need to change this to use my new parameter I have called BeginDate.  When I went into the expression builder and selected my Parameter it placed in

This is throwing an error not liking the "!".  

Any idea what I am doing wrong>

Thanks all
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Faiga DiegelSr Database EngineerCommented:
Check to make sure you have that parameter on the list (left side node).
I'm assuming that should be =Parameters!BeginDate.Value

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