datetime cast hours minutes

Posted on 2010-11-21
Last Modified: 2012-05-10
I would like to return only minutes and hours from datetime.
For example GetDate() should return 13:40
How is best to do that?
Question by:johnkainn

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Den_HBR earned 125 total points
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by:Reza Rad
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select Convert(char(2),datepart(Hour,getdate()))+':'+convert(char(2),datepart(MINUTE,getdate()))

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