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how to formate date in to mm/dd/yyyy

how to formate date in to mm/dd/yyyy

how to formate date in to mm/dd/yyyy

I have field in DB that stores date in this format:

I would like have it format to 07/02/2018

tried this Exper1: Format([F7],"mm/dd/yyyy") but still shows in the above format.

RE: how to formate date in to mm/dd/yyyy

You may try:

Format(CDate(Left([F7], 10)), "mm/dd/yyyy")

---- Andy

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RE: how to formate date in to mm/dd/yyyy

Thanks Andrzejekā€¦ that works.

RE: how to formate date in to mm/dd/yyyy

It's a good idea to mark a "Great Post" so that others know the question has been answered. This also gives some credit to the person who provided the solution.

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