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Where to add month column?

Posted By:      Posted Date: August 31, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net
I'm new to ASP.NET and am not sure where to put this. In my SQL server database I have a view that includes "transaction date"(TransDate) as a column. I want to create a Report (rdlc) that shows data grouped by Transaction Month. Where is the best place to add the month column - in the view, in the app's dataset, or somewhere else? I tried adding it as a column in the dataset but that does not seem to work correctly.  I don't know how to set up the column to tell it to pull the data from TransDate and use only the month. Please help. Thanks.    

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