In this example select hire date text box of the ssrs report and right click on it will open the context menu. Recently i was required to extract just time with am pm from a datetime field in sql server so i used a function called cast to get only time part and.
How can i do this in aexpression.
How to get only time from datetime in ssrs. I think you are confusing data storage with user presentation. Select convert date getdate select convert time getdate you can convert datetime to varchar supported also in sql server 2005. Get time part from datetime in ms sql server here we used ms sql datepart function to get hours and minutes and then cast as varchar so we concatenate it as a result finally we get only time part from given date.
The first approach to format data and time in ssrs report to format the date in ssrs please select the textbox containing date values. If you don t care about the date portion of datetime set it to default value like this. Please select the text box properties.
Datetime mytime default datetime add mydatetime timeofday this way you can be consistent across all versions of net even if microsoft decides to change the base date to something else than 1 1 0001. My query is returnint date time in format mar 20 2013 12 30pm i want to just show the time in the textbox in ssrs report. I think you are confusing data storage with user presentation.
The datetime data type cannot have no time at all. If all you want is a way to show a user a string that has no time portion not zeroes just blanks then you simply want convert varchar 30 date 101 or something. If you are using sql server 2008 or later you can convert datetime to new data types.
To add substract date or time day month year sec etc with given date field we can use dateadd function in ssrs expression which returns a date value containing.