Missing operator on CAST CONVERT query expresssion

Hi Experts

I am trying to run the following in MS Access and getting an error message say missing opertaor in cast convert query expression...

SELECT 

CAST(CONVERT(varchar(8), [fos_datetime_new_op], 112) AS datetime) AS [fos_datetime_new_op],

CAST(CONVERT(varchar(8), [fos_datetime_closed_op], 112) AS datetime) AS [fos_datetime_closed_op],

FROM mi_extract.tbl_Apples_Oranges_mi

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route217JuniorAsked:
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tigin44Commented:
SELECT
      Cdate(Cstr([fos_datetime_new_op] )) AS [fos_datetime_new_op],
      Cdate(Cstr([fos_datetime_closed_op] )) AS [fos_datetime_closed_op]
FROM mi_extract.tbl_Apples_Oranges_mi
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Patrick BogersDatacenter platform engineer LindowsCommented:
Hi,

The group your posting in suggests you input this into SQL-server but your tekst says you put it into Access engine which doesnt recognize CAST.
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route217JuniorAuthor Commented:
Hi Epxerts

this is a pass through qry in access to sql server...

by making the above changes i am getting the following error:-

[micorsoft][obcb sql server driver][sql server] Cstr is not a recongnized built in function name (#195)
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tigin44Commented:
SELECT

CAST(CONVERT(varchar(8), [fos_datetime_new_op], 112) AS datetime) AS [fos_datetime_new_op],

CAST(CONVERT(varchar(8), [fos_datetime_closed_op], 112) AS datetime) AS [fos_datetime_closed_op]

FROM mi_extract.tbl_Apples_Oranges_mi
0

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