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SQL Sever  extract year and month from datetime

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Hi,

How to extract year and month from datetime.
I need it to group rows by month so i need to cut day and time part.

MS SQL Server or better SQL server Compact
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by:BurnieP
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select year(getdate()), month(getdate())
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convert(char(6),yourdate,112)   as YYYYMM
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by:xav056
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Year(getdate())  ,month(getdate())

group by Year(getdate(),Month(getDate())
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by:sarabhai
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Sql server provides datetime function for extracting year and month from datetime field.

select year(datetimefield) AS YEAR, month(datetimefiled) AS MONTH FROM TABLE

but here performance may go down,
it is better to do have year and month field with your table having default values  year(datetimefield) and  month(datetimefiled).
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