eurodatestr(
THEDATE
)

The eurodatestr( function converts a date to text in European format.


Parameters

This function has one parameter:

thedate – a date to convert (usually created with the today( or date( functions).


Description

This function converts a date to text in European format (for example 20-APR–2003).

eurodatestr(today()) ☞ 5-SEP-2013
eurodatestr(date("last tuesday")) ☞ 27-AUG-2013
eurodatestr(date("friday")) ☞ 6-SEP-2013

Note: This function is equivalent to:

datepattern(thedate,"dd-MON-yyyy")

See Also


History

VersionStatusNotes
10.0No ChangeCarried over from Panorama 6.0.