Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

MonthYearList ( startmonth ; startyear ; numbermonth ; short )

List of months with their respective years

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Gennaro BONATESTA   Gennaro BONATESTA - Show more from this author
Tenuta TRESCA
https://www.tresca.it

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  Sample input:
MonthYearList ( 9 ; 2017 ; 10 ; 0 )

MonthYearList ( 6 ; 2018 ; 8 ; 1 )
  Sample output:
"september2017¶october2017¶november2017¶december2017¶january2018¶february2018¶march2018¶april2018¶may2018¶june2018"

"jun2018¶jul2018¶aug2018¶sep2018¶oct2018¶nov2018¶dec2018¶jan2019"

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

MonthYearList ( startmonth; startyear; number; short )
- returns a return-delimited list of month and years starting from the specified month number
Parameters
- startmonth: number of starting month e.g. 1 (January)
- startyear: number of starting year
- numbermonth: number of months required
- short: Boolean operator to return short month names (1/true or 0/false)
Examples
- MonthYearList ( 9 ; 2017 ; 10 ; 0 ) returns "september2017¶october2017¶november2017¶december2017¶january2018¶february2018¶march2018¶april2018¶may2018¶june2018"
- MonthYearList ( 6 ; 2018 ; 8 ; 1 ) returns "jun2018¶jul2018¶aug2018¶sep2018¶oct2018¶nov2018¶dec2018¶jan2019"
Credits
- Author: Gennaro Bonatesta, www.tresca.it, Octomber 2017
- Thanks to: David Head for his Custom Function MonthNameList ( start; number; short ) http://www.briandunning.com/cf/1143
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Comments

Jeff Elston   Jeff Elston, Forge
Jun 20, 2019
I tried using this script but I'm not getting the next year if it rolls passed Dec31st.

I got this:
June2018
July2018
August2018
September2018
October2018
November2018
December2018
January2018
February2018
March2018
April2018
May2018
 
Jeff Elston   Jeff Elston, Forge
Jun 20, 2019
I tried using this script but I'm not getting the next year if it rolls passed Dec31st.

I got this:
June2018
July2018
August2018
September2018
October2018
November2018
December2018
January2018
February2018
March2018
April2018
May2018
 

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