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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