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Snippet Name: Date Functions: To_Date

Description: The to_date function converts a string to a date.

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» FUNCTIONS: Deterministic
» FUNCTIONS: Nested Functions
» FUNCTIONS: IF statement
» FUNCTIONS: date/time
» FUNCTIONS: Sample functions
» FUNCTIONS: drop
» FUNCTIONS: Recompile
» FUNCTIONS: DEBUG mode
» FUNCTIONS: IN OUT parameter
» FUNCTIONS: with output parameters
» FUNCTIONS: with parameters
» FUNCTIONS: without parameters
» FUNCTIONS: Create function
» FUNCTIONS: special restrictions
» FUNCTIONS: System Privileges
» IN Function
» Built-In Functions: CASE
» Built-In Functions: DECODE
» SUBST and INSTR together
» INSTR (InString)
» SUBSTR (SubString)
» String Functions: REVERSE
» String Functions: LENGTH
» String Functions: INSTR
» String Functions: CONCAT
» String Functions: CHAR
» String Functions: INITCAP
» String Functions: LOWER
» String Functions: UPPER
» Date Functions: NUMTOYMINTERVAL

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Last Modified: March 03rd, 2009

SELECT TO_DATE('2003/07/09', 'yyyy/mm/dd') FROM dual;
returns a DATE VALUE OF July 9, 2003. 
 
SELECT TO_DATE('070903', 'MMDDYY')  FROM dual;
returns a DATE VALUE OF July 9, 2003. 
 
SELECT TO_DATE('20020315', 'yyyymmdd') FROM dual; 
returns a DATE VALUE OF Mar 15, 2002. 
 


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