troubleshooting Question

Format date in SQL to MM-yyyy

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gracie1972Flag for United States of America asked on
Microsoft SQL Server
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I am sure I am getting the syntax wrong.  I am trying to format my dates from 2012-12-01 to Dec 2011

When I try: Format([MonthYr],'MM-yyyy')            as MonthYr,

I get
Msg 195, Level 15, State 10, Line 2
'Format' is not a recognized built-in function name.

What am I doing wrong?
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