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YYYYMMDD( theFileName,theDate )

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Jack Rodgers, Jack Rodgers, Inc.
http://www.jackrodgers.com

Create an 8 digit date suitable for sorting in a list of files.

Sample Input:
YYYYMMDD( KeyField,DateField )
Sample Output:
ABC 20060803


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

Click here to copy To Clip Manager if you have myFMbutler's Clip Manager installed

Description:

Appending YYYYMMDD to a file name, such as a report, will enable the cronological sorting of the files in a folder. This will be especially useful in FMP 8 where you can save as PDF or Excel. The definition can also be copied and used in a script. The File extension is not included assuming Filemaker will add it.

Note: these functions are not guaranteed or supported by BrianDunning.com. Please contact the individual developer with any questions or problems.

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