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Getting previous week's date range

Posted on 2002-03-15
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How would I write a function that returns the previous week's date range?  For instance, if the run date is Monday 3/18/2002, it'll return "3/10/2002 - 3/16/2002."
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by:Bahnass
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TRY THIS
DEBUG.PRINT  (DATE - WEEKday(date)),(DATE - WEEKday(date)-7)
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label1.caption = DateAdd("d", -7, Now) - DateAdd("d", 7, Now)
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label1.caption = DateAdd("d", -7, Format(Now, "mm/dd/yyyy")) & " - " &  DateAdd("d", 7, Format(Now, "mm/dd/yyyy"))

sorry
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by:arichexp
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But what if the run date is any day of the week, not just Monday?
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by:bill02
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this should do what you need replace now with your dates and format them ass you  wish



Label1.Caption = DateAdd("d", (-(Weekday(Now) - 1)), Now) & " - " & DateAdd("d", (7 - (Weekday(Now))), Now)
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by:bill02
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im sooooooo sorry i did not mean ass i as sorry
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by:Bahnass
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Did U C MY POST


DEBUG.PRINT  (DATE - WEEKday(date)),(DATE - WEEKday(date)-7)

1     Date     returns current date
2     WeekDay returns a number of day in week  

So please try it

pls give feedback  ( if U need to reject Bill answer U can do it simply )

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by:arichexp
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Thanks, although I modified it slightly for a datetime field, i.e.

date_beg = Date - Weekday(Date) - 6 & " 00:00:00"
date_end = Date - Weekday(Date) & " 23:59:59"
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by:arichexp
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Thanks Bahnass!
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by:Bahnass
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arichexp

Where is my Points !!!!!

WeekDay from beginning !!!!!
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For some reason, the points went to bill02, even though I accepted your comment as the answer.  Is there a bug of somekind?
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