Can and how I store only Date part of a datetime parm to a DateTime column?

Hi, I'm using sql express 2005.  I only want to store and extract the Date part of a datetime column.  How can I do this in tsql code?  Thank you.
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Pratima PharandeCommented:

your date will be stored in databse in this format if you want to tore only date
it will take time part as 00 as Datatype is DATETIME

2007-06-10 00:00:00.000

But at the time of retrive you can get only datepart using following
SELECT CONVERT(VARCHAR(10),GETDATE(),111)


replace GETDATE() with your columnname
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lapuccaAuthor Commented:
Thank you.
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