Easy Way of getting a short Month (Of current Month Date)
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Function definition: (Copy & paste into FileMaker's Edit Custom Function window)
Easy way of getting a 3 letter month format
field. or a Global field, calculation field or
with the current date
HazMatt, Blaine, MN USA
Oct 20, 2012
Your sample output isn't accurate, strictly speaking. You would need to enclose everything in the Upper() function to get upper case letters.
Also, this would be made a whole lot more useful as a custom function if you accepted a date as a function parameter. Then you could get the 3 digit abbreviation for any date you wanted, instead of just the current date. Something like this:
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