Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

DateByName ( dname ; curdate )

Returns the next date based on a day name.

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Gustav Hobel   Gustav Hobel
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  Sample input:
DateByName ( "Monday" ; Get ( CurrentDate ) )
  Sample output:
Monday 6/12/2006 if current date is Wednesday 6/7/2006

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

Simple method to determine dates based on weekly schedules.

 

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