Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

FutureDate ( text )

Allow user to speedily enter dates using codes. Field must be text.

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  Sample input:
FutureDate ( d1 ) Assuming current date is 7/4/2006
  Sample output:

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

Set a text field to a calculated value based upon this custom function, do not select "Do noter place existing value of field(if any). When the user enters d1 the date will automatically be one day after today, w2 will be 2 weeks after today, m3 will be 3 months after today and y4 will be 4 years after today. The codes can be entered in any order m1 or 1m for example



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