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Date conversion

Posted: 16 Oct 2012 5:08PM GMT
Classification: Query
Im looking for an easy way to convert dates. I am slightly anal retentive so when i import data i want all my dates to match when i print something out. here is an example:

Covert all dates from:

1 oct 1907, 1 OCT 1970, 1 October 1970, Oct 1, 1970,


01 Oct 1970

is this even remotely possible?

Re: Date conversion

Posted: 16 Oct 2012 11:20PM GMT
Classification: Query
Go to the FTM 2 Tool Item and select Preferences >dates and make your date format selection

I don't think that there is a date format convertor in FTM but Is suspect that if you searched Google there would be something out there to do the job?

John D

Re: Date conversion

Posted: 12 Nov 2012 10:37PM GMT
Classification: Query
Edited: 12 Nov 2012 10:37PM GMT
Hi Scott.

You would need to change the date in the imported data as FTMM(2) doesn't support search and replace in date fields.

----Ben Sayer >@<
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