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Converting complex date text fields into date or numbers

Discussion in 'Business Applications' started by tdeligia, Jul 26, 2010.

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  1. tdeligia

    tdeligia Thread Starter

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    I have a field that reads 2009-12-30-15.42.22.81298 as text. i want to make in be a date of 12/30/2009 15:42:23 and ignore the milliseconds. Is this possible?

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    Ted
     
  2. OBP

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    Ted, what software are you talking about?
    Are there always 8 values in the date part?
     
  3. edhicks

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    Ted

    Try the attached file for excel 2003 OBP's 2nd question is assumed to be answered yes
    Please post back any questions or results
     

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    Ted
    Still awaiting your reply......
     
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