Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

FormatDate ( Date, Format )

Allows you to easily reformat any date

  Be the first to rate this function Log in to vote

Kyle Williams   Kyle Williams - Show more from this author
Dreamclinic Massage

Share on Facebook Share on Twitter

  Sample input:
FormatDate ( get(CurrentDate ), "[Dayname] - [Month] [DD], [YYYY]" )
  Sample output:
Monday - August 23, 2021

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

It is really hard to find a really good custom function to format dates. After failing to find any good functions to perform this task, I decided to create my own..



Log in to post comments.


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

Support this website.

This library has been a free commmunity resource for FileMaker users and developers for 16 years. It receives no funding and has no advertisements. If it has helped you out, I'd really appreciate it if you could contribute whatever you think it's worth: