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WeekdaysDiff ( startDate ; endDate ; format )

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Kurt Otto, ottopiaDESIGN
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Returns the total number of weekdays (Monday to Friday) between the specified dates in the specified format.

Sample Input:
WeekdaysDiff ( "10/4/2005" ; "27/9/2005" ; 0 )

WeekdaysDiff ( "10/4/2005" ; "27/9/2005" ; 1 )
Sample Output:
5

-5


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Description:

Format
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WeekdaysDiff ( startDate ; endDate ; format )

Parameters
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startDate - any date expression or field containing a date.
endDate - any date expression or field containing a date.
format - a number (0 or 1) that describes the display format

Data type returned
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number

Description
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Returns the total number of weekdays (Monday to Friday) between the specified dates in the specified format.

0 - returns the absolute difference between the two dates.
1 - returns a negative value if the specifed end date occurs before the specified start date.

Examples
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This example assumes that the system date format is DD/MM/YYYY.

WeekdaysDiff ( "10/4/2005" ; "27/9/2005" ; 0 ) returns 5
WeekdaysDiff ( "10/4/2005" ; "27/9/2005" ; 1 ) returns -5

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