Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

RecordIsNew ( CreatedDate ; ExpirationDays )

Displays text "NEW!" if record was created within a specified number of days from today's date.

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  Sample input:
RecordIsNew("1/1/07", 3)
  Sample output:
NEW! (if actual date is 1/2/07)

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

This may be used to flag a record as NEW! in a list. Has possibilities for display on the web as well.



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