Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

GetEuroSummerTime ( numYear ; txtParameter )

Calculates the start or end date of the European Summer Time

  Average rating: 4.6 (31 votes) Log in to vote

Mark de Haas Meijer   Mark de Haas Meijer
Emlogic
http://www.emlogic.nl

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter

  Sample input:
GetEuroSummerTime (2010 ; "Start")

GetEuroSummerTime (2010 ; "End")
  Sample output:
28-3-2010

31-10-2010

  Function definition: (Copy & paste into FileMaker's Edit Custom Function window)

Calculates the start or end date of the European Summer Time (European Daylight Saving Time).

 

Comments

Marc Zoutendijk   Marc Zoutendijk, Vught
Mar 29, 2010
The official name for 'summertime' is Daylight Savings Time.
Summertime is a famous song by Gershwin!
 
Mark de Haas Meijer   Mark de Haas Meijer, Almere
Mar 30, 2010
Marc, thanks for your comment.
I'll change the function name into GetDST.
 
comment   comment, VR
Mar 31, 2010
Actually, the official name is "summer-time period" -see:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/European_Summer_Time
 
Mark de Haas Meijer   Mark de Haas Meijer, Almere
Mar 31, 2010
I'm convinced that GetEuroSummerTime is the best name for this function.
 

Log in to post comments.

 

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

Under construction. Email me your wish list for improvements.