beebe8321

Member
Hi List,

I need help converting a Julian Date into a String of YYYYMMDD for a positive pay text file. I know there isn't a business function that does this and I have tried different ways of doing it but have hit a dead end. If anyone could help I'd appreciate it. I am running OneWorld on E9.1


Thanks

Beebe8321
 

BOster

Legendary Poster
There may be a BSFN. Search all the .c files in [pathcode]/source for "FormatDate". If you don't find a BSFN that all ready exists you could easily create one. Honestly, you almost don't even need to know C to create a C BSFN that uses the FormatDate API call.

Code:
FormatDate(lpDS->szStringOut, &lpDS->jdDateIn, lpDS->szDateMask);   /* format mask for YYYYMMDD would be "EOA" */
 

Larry_Jones

Legendary Poster
You can construct a NER BSFN to do this for you using the date_day, date_month, and date_year functions in the Expression Manager.
 

DSauve

Legendary Poster
Check out Business Function N0701500, "Convert Date To String Based On Format Code". Look at the Business Function Notes to see the valid values for format codes.
 
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