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How to convert datetime to string format (YYYYMMDD) in SSIS?


How to convert datetime to string format (YYYYMMDD) in SSIS?

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How to convert datetime to string format (YYYYMMDD) in SSIS?

I have done using Datepart but for the date 01 to 09 it gives the values as 1 to 9. I need values should be as 01. Anybody guide me
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Not sure how to do it in SSIS but in T-SQL:

CONVERT(VARCHAR(8),MyDateCol, 112)

Can you convert it prior to SSIS doing its thing?

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karthick.alangattan (2/27/2013)
How to convert datetime to string format (YYYYMMDD) in SSIS?

I have done using Datepart but for the date 01 to 09 it gives the values as 1 to 9. I need values should be as 01. Anybody guide me


You can get round the issue you mentioned by doing something like this (untested):

right("0" + Datepart(...), 2)




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Here's another option.


REPLACE((DT_WSTR, 10)(DT_DBDATE)GETDATE(),"-","")


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kl25 (2/28/2013)
Here's another option.


REPLACE((DT_WSTR, 10)(DT_DBDATE)GETDATE(),"-","")



Good stuff - this is the way to go.


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