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SSRS Report Builder DB2 date parameters

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I have built a report through Report Builder and created date parameters (StartDate and EndDate)

WHERE
activity_dt between :StartDate and :EndDate

Why am I getting an error? How can make this work using the date parameters that users can self-select?
Thanks.
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by:Dave Ford
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In order to diagnose your problem, let's start with some questions.

What's the date-format you're using in the DB2 connection?  (e.g. USA, ISO, EUR, JIS,
JUL, etc.)

Also, what are the specific values of StartDate and EndDate?

-- DaveSlash
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by:saved4use
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Date format = USA 10/01/2012
No specific value for StartDate and EndDate - it's going to be whatever date range the user enters.

**I use 'between :StartDate and :EndDate' in SSRS for an Oracle db rpt and it works perfectly. Just not sure why DB2 is throwing errors.
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What error is being thrown?
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by:saved4use
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Figured it out through a Google search. Link to correct answer attached.

http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/sqlreportingservices/thread/6c2a412d-f040-40eb-832d-4c4c9aafa6d8/
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