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timeFormat ( thetime ; leader )

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Bob Patin, Longterm Solutions LLC
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Formats lots of shorthand text strings as time

Sample Input:
timeFormat("1p" ; 1 )
timeFormat("123" ; 0 )
timeFormat("4p" ; 0 )
timeFormat("3" ; 1 )
timeFormat("3" ; 0 )
Sample Output:
01:00 PM
1:23 AM
4:00 PM
03:00 AM
3:00 AM


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

Description:

timeFormat will take various text input and format it as time. For example, you can enter any of these: 1, 1a, 9p, 1230, 1230p, 125a, 125p.

Error-checking will reject any extraneous characters and show an error message for input that can't be interpreted as time.

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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