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Null date value

If I need to assign a NULL value to a date variable, how would I go about
doing that? For right now I am using 01-01-2001, however I don't want to use
a "real" date if the date should really be NULL.

Thanks for the information.
Nov 21 '05
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"Mythran" <ki********@hot mail.comREMOVET RAIL> schrieb:
[Nullable date]

Unless your dealing with historical data and the MinValue of Date is the
same as a Date you really need to store in the field :)

The problem with this is that some controls (datetimepicker ) allow the
selection of the 'MinDate' if there was no restriction set by the developer.
Thus I would not rely on 'MinDate' representing a null date when writing a

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