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Using the DATEADD function with a Date Function for the Date

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I am trying to run a script in SQL Anywhere 11 to update records based on activity that occured 3 days ago with the DATEADD function.

I am using it as follows:

DATEADD(day, -3, NOW())

Although it runs the script without any reported errors, it doesn't update the records.

If I use the following:

DATEADD(day, -3, '2012-05-23')

It updates the record correctly.

I've tried "GETDATE" with no luck either.

What can I use to replace an actual date for this script?
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