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timeStampFormat ( YYYYMMDDHHMMSS )

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Hudi Moskowitz, Filemechanic

converts timestamp string to filemaker timestamp

Sample Input:
timestampFormat ( 20050110045253 )
Sample Output:
1/10/2005 4:52:20 AM

 Then copy & paste into FileMaker Advanced's Edit Custom Function window.

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Converts long timestamp ( I'm getting it from hl7 ) to a FM formatted timestamp.

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This is my Custom Function and I want to edit it


You should use the Date() and Time() functions for this, instead of GetAsDate () and GetAsTime (). That will make your function work correctly regardless of the local date and time settings.

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February 05, 2016 1:43am

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