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Create Elapsed Time Formula

Create Elapsed Time Formula

Create Elapsed Time Formula

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I need to create a formula that will report elapsed time between the opening and closing of a help desk ticket.  I want to express this in days, hours, minutes, seconds.

TIA . . . Kaz

RE: Create Elapsed Time Formula

What data type are the fields for opening and closing?

What value do you get if you simply write a formula that is:

Close - Open

Ken Hamady
http://www.kenhamady.com/
Crystal Reports Training/Consulting and a
Quick Reference Guide to VB/Crystal (including ADO)

RE: Create Elapsed Time Formula

KazWaz: I have a UFL which does exactly this. You enter 2 datetimes and an optional flag to determine whether you want the text inserted i.e. "hrs" "mins" etc. If you want to try this let me know

David C. Monks
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http://www.chase-international.com
Accredited Seagate Enterprise Partner

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