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SQL Server 2005 datetime syntax error when creating a table

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Receiving Error
Msg 102, Level 15, State 1, Line 6
Incorrect syntax near 'DATETIME'.
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When trying to create a sample table using SQL Management Studio/SQL Server Express 2005.


CREATE TABLE SAMPLE
(
      ID        int primary key,
      NAME            VARCHAR(10),
      GENDER      CHAR(1),
      DOB DATE    DATETIMEl,
      SALARY            MONEY
);
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You need to change the column name DOB DATE to either [DOB DATE] or DOB or DOBDate. The space is causing the problem.
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by:Simone B
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Also you have the data type as DATETIME1. It should be DATETIME.
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Thank you for the quick solution
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