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convert varchar UTC to human datetime

Chris Jones
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Last Modified: 2017-04-05
Hello, i have a column in my database that is a varchar, and I am trying to convert it to a date time the time is in UTC, and I need to get this into Human read date time.

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SQL that returns the wrong dates
CAST(SWITCHOFFSET(CAST(DATEADD(SECOND,CONVERT(bigint, CreateTime) /1000 + CONVERT(bigint, CreateTime) % 1000 + 8*60*60, '19700101') AS DATETIMEOFFSET),'-05:00') AS DATETIME2)
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