Hi Birgitta,

If the current date is Feb. 2015, wouldn't that return Jan. 28?

Would you not prefer:

Values(Last_Day(Add_Months(Current_Date, -1))) ;


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Glenn Gundermann
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On 22 October 2015 at 15:49, Birgitta Hauser <Hauser@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

Please Check the SQL Reference: The Add_Months and Last_Day scalar
functions.

Values(Add_Months(Last_Day(Current_Date), -1));

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HI this code is not working on i.
select DATEADD(MONTH, DATEDIFF(MONTH, -1, GETDATE())-1, -1)

error Message: Token <END-OF-STATEMENT> was not valid. Valid tokens: + - AS
<IDENTI

What would be the syntax for such a select statement?
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