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how to get "Teusday" from  "30JUL02"

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I want the day of the week from  "30JUL02"
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Question by:josmic
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by:hes
ID: 7188643
Try this:

Dim Temp As String
Dim MyDate As Date
Dim CurDay() As String
Temp = "30JUL02"
MyDate = Left(Temp, 2) & "-" & Mid(Temp, 3, 3) & "-" & Right(Temp, 2)
Temp = FormatDateTime(MyDate, vbLongDate)
CurDay = Split(Temp, ",")
MsgBox CurDay(0)
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by:joebenz
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Convert it to 30/07/02 ,then call:

Dim mydate

mydate="30/07/02"
Format(MyDate,"Long Date")
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jayeshshah earned 50 total points
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use the below

WeekdayName(Weekday(Now), True)

here instead of now you can change the date whose day u r needing.

n'joy

Jayesh
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by:joebenz
ID: 7188728
To jayeshshah:
Remember that the format is "30JUL02".
Cheers.
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by:josmic
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thanks but sorry input output wrong and and almost working answer b4 yours.
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by:josmic
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hes 0 was month/day and 1 was year could not make work for day of week.
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by:josmic
ID: 7189269
oops that was u thanks
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by:josmic
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oops that was u thanks
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by:hes
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What ?
You accepted jayeshshah's wrong answer ?
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by:josmic
ID: 7277590
WeekdayName was preffered hes, sorry.
Also your code like mine errs on some diff date setting other then north america.
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