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Query Sensitive To Day Of Week

Posted on 2011-09-19
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I need to add a second line to the WHERE clause that looks at GetDate() and does not return records if it Friday, Saturday or Sunday

SELECT Account
FROM Accounts
WHERE
DateDiff(day, Accounts.SubmissionDate, getdate()) >= 15 AND
getdate() IS NOT ON Friday, Saturday or Sunday

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wdosanjos earned 500 total points
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Please try:

SELECT Account
FROM Accounts
WHERE
DateDiff(day, Accounts.SubmissionDate, getdate()) >= 15 AND
DATENAME(dw, getdate()) NOT IN  ('Friday', 'Saturday', 'Sunday')
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by:PhilChapmanJr
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Perfect!!
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