Datetime Intrinsic Functions - AsValue Method

Return the variable as a value if SQLNull

Member of Datetime Intrinsic Functions (PRIM_LIBI.IDateTimeIntrinsics)


NameTypeData TypeDescription
Result*Result (Optional)DateTimeResulting value
Default*Input (Optional)DateTimeValue to use when the variable is SQLNull


AsValue allows you to better handle *SQLNull. Rather than having to test for a potential SQLnull, AsValue allows a variable to return a specified value.


Rather than having to test as below
If ((#Variable = #Today) *or (#Variable.IsSqlNull)
AsValue allows the following
If (#Variable.AsValue(#Today))

See also

All Component Classes

Technical Reference

Febuary 18 V14SP2