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Re: ADO and date formats.

by myocom (Deacon)
on Aug 22, 2001 at 21:41 UTC ( #107050=note: print w/replies, xml ) Need Help??


in reply to ADO and date formats.

First, make sure that your results aren't coming from how you have Windows set to display dates (Control Panel/Regional Options). I'm willing to bet that has something to do with your problem.

Assuming that all checks out ok, though, I'd investigate Date::Manip's ParseDate function to normalize your dates regardless of what format ADO returns it in.

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