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select convert(varchar, o.dateSubmitted, 111) as dateSubmitted from tblCustomer

I have that query that I want to say if dateSubmitted is not null that time I want to "paid" on my datagrid...how can I make that happen?
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try:

case when o.dateSubmitted is null then 'Paid' else convert(varchar, o.dateSubmitted, 111) end as dateSubmitted
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we are adding this to select statement how?
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ignore what I said... sorry.. thanks for the help.
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first of all your query syntax is wrong. there is no alias as o

select convert(varchar, o.dateSubmitted, 111) as dateSubmitted from tblCustomer as o

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select
case when o.dateSubmitted is null then 'Paid' else convert(varchar, o.dateSubmitted, 111) end as dateSubmitted
from tblCustomer as o
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