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How to insert null in datetime field

Posted on 2012-03-21
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How to insert null in datetime field, I want to pass it as a parameter from front end.
and then how to read null date value from table.
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by:appari
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from front end to pass null value to db assign dbnull.value to the parameter value.
for more help can you post existing code?
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by:searchsanjaysharma
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It worked, Now how to retrieve it.
Covertaken and coverdate are two fields.

select Covertaken+'-'+convert(varchar,coverdate,106) from emp
not works if coverdate is null
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try this

select Covertaken+isnull('-'+convert(varchar,coverdate,106),'') from emp
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by:searchsanjaysharma
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ok
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