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Calendar ( c_Date )

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Jerry, D
http://www.canada.com

Require FM8+. Shows monthly calendar view with different colour for previous/next month days, Sundays and today. Custom function can be used as calculation field.

Sample Input:
Calendar ("02/03/06")
Sample Output:
(May not show color or text styles)

29 30 31 1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11
12 13 14 15 16 17 18
19 20 21 22 23 24 25
26 27 28 1 2 3 4
5 6 7 8 9 10 11


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

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Description:

// Calendar(c_Date) // c_Date -- Function Parameter
This calendar works very fast even though it uses text function extensively. In order to display this calendar properly use Text PARAGRAPH settings for the field ( exp. for Verdana10 I use Line Spacing 22 px and Tabs: 22,44,66,88,110,132,154 )

To pick the date put 42 transperent buttons on top and use script with parameter. Something like this:
Set DBDate to
Date(Month(c_Date);Get ( ScriptParameter )-DayOfWeek(Date(Month(c_Date);1;Year(c_Date)))+1; Year(c_Date))

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

This is my Custom Function and I want to edit it

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HI Brian,

can you help me please I can't
pick up the date from the calendar can you help me with the script and parameter.

Thanks,

Wilmer

Wilmer, Anaheim, Ca
March 26, 2009 3:03pm

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