How do I make this query order by month: January, February, March....?

Posted on 2010-11-17
Last Modified: 2012-05-10
With the current query it orders the months alphabeticaly. How do I make it order correctly?

  DATENAME(mm,FilteredNew_application.new_effectivestartdate) as Month

  ,sum(FilteredNew_application.new_gp) as GP

  ,sum(FilteredNew_application.new_approvalamount) as Approval

  ,sum(FilteredNew_application.new_equiptmentcost) as Revenue





  FilteredNew_application.new_primaryvendoridname LIKE N'Dell%'

  AND FilteredNew_application.new_applicationstatusname = N'Vendors Paid'

AND FilteredNew_application.new_effectivestartdate >= N'02/01/2010 00:00:00'

Group by DATENAME(mm,FilteredNew_application.new_effectivestartdate)

Order by DATENAME(mm,FilteredNew_application.new_effectivestartdate)

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Question by:varesources
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cyberkiwi earned 500 total points
ID: 34158388
Change the group by and order by. This won't affect your grouping.

Group by DateName(mm,, Month(
Order by Month(

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ID: 34158406
Thank you!

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