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SQL table date/time stored in UTC, need Access function to convert to local date / time

I have a database that has all of the dates / time fields stored in UTC time.  I need a function in access to display the date / time based on the local time zone.

Example: in sql i have a date / time stored for a change to a record and it is 5 hours ahead of my local time.  

in sql  9/4/2012 5:15:27 PM  I'd like to view this in
access in central time (GMT -6) - 9/4/2012 12:15:27PM

Thank you in advance.
3 Solutions
BFanguyAuthor Commented:
is this all i need to do?


does this take care of daylight savings time.....
This just subtracts 5 hours from date.

Daylight savings has to be managed in the original data captured.

You can check by listing few values including Daylight savings entries.
Gustav BrockCIOCommented:
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I tried the functions from here http://www.vbusers.com/code/codeget.asp?PostID=1&ThreadID=632

They seem to work fine in doing a local->UTC (GMT) and back based on limited testing by just doing:
select now() as current_time, ConvertLocalToGMT(now()), ConvertGMTToLocal(now()), datediff("h", ConvertLocalToGMT(now()), now()),  datediff("h", ConvertGMTToLocal(now()), now())
BFanguyAuthor Commented:
Thanks guys,  I will try all 3 solutions.
Gustav BrockCIOCommented:
You are welcome!


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