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Domenick
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Covert time in date/time field to 12AM?

Convert date/time to midnight.

 

I'm using a date as the key for one of my relationships, and I noticed that one set of data has a time set while the other is just 12AM. Is there a nice and easy way to convert my date/time column so that all times are 12AM as well?

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parry2k
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@Domenick whatever column has time with 12:00am that's fine, only the columns with different timestamps need to be changed to date or add a separate column as date only.

 

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@Domenick whatever column has time with 12:00am that's fine, only the columns with different timestamps need to be changed to date or add a separate column as date only.

 

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parry2k
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@Domenick in PQ, change data type to Date or extract another column as a Date only and use that for the relationship.

 

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Thanks. I was going to do that, but wouldn't that mean I'd have to do the same for the Date columns in the connected tables/entities as well?

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