Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

PreviousMonthEndDate ( myDate )

Shows the end date of the previous month

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  Sample input:
PreviousMonthEndDate( 01/03/2018)
  Sample output:

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Shows the end date of the previous month



Tim Anderson   Tim Anderson, Tim Anderson Group
Mar 7, 2018
You could try

date( month ( myDate ) ; 1 ; year ( myDate ) )- 1
19752   19752, fmc
Mar 7, 2018
You use many variable but they all used only once, it can be written as
myDate - Day ( myDate )
//date - number is date, then don't need getasdate.

And the parameter myDate should be date type, then sample input is wrong. Something like
PreviousMonthEndDate( GetAsDate("01/03/2018"))
Bernard Moreau   Bernard Moreau, Borchtlombeek, Belgium
Mar 9, 2018
Tim, even shorter :

date( month ( myDate ) ; 0 ; year ( myDate ) )

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