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Convert Date YYYYMMDD into MMDDYYYY using format function

Convert Date YYYYMMDD into MMDDYYYY using format function

(OP)
Hi
I've got a file with Datestamp. I need to convert Date YYYYMMDD into MMDDYYYY. I know that I can use left() and  mid() Functions but I'm trying to find another way.
Thanks

RE: Convert Date YYYYMMDD into MMDDYYYY using format function

Hi,

str = Format(strDate, "mmddyyyy")

Jon

RE: Convert Date YYYYMMDD into MMDDYYYY using format function

Cdate converts String Dates to a Date datatype
To use CDate you first need something that looks like a date.

try

Dim DateIn as STRING
Dim DateOut as STRING

DateOut = format(cdate(format(DateIn, "0000\-00\-00")), "mmddyyyy")




Wil Mead
wmead@optonline.net
 
 

RE: Convert Date YYYYMMDD into MMDDYYYY using format function

(OP)
Thanks a bunch Wil

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