It's because you're converting the dates to text... try this, instead...
SELECT * FROM [MyDateTable]
WHERE StartDate >= '02/01/2007'
AND StartDate < '01/05/2008'
Notice that the "<" is in relation to the NEXT day after you want... this is to allow all the times on 01/04/2008 to be included without a conversion to a whole date. This method also allows for the use of an index "seek" whereas your method will not.
is pronounced ree-bar and is a Modenism for R
First step towards the paradigm shift of writing Set Based code: Stop thinking about what you want to do to a row... think, instead, of what you want to do to a column.
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