Link to home
Start Free TrialLog in
Avatar of scsherwood
scsherwood

asked on

Using encoder and formatter settings on a FLASH DataSet component

I am using AMFPHP to connect Flash to an online mySQL Database.  I've written PHP class functions that query the database and return the query information to Flash. I take the query information returned and set the DataSet.dataProvider = to this query information.  One of the fields coming back from the database is a date field (string) in the format 'YYYY-MM-DD'.  I would like this field to be displayed in a DataGrid component that I have bound to my DataSet component in the format 'MM/DD/YYYY'.  It seems to me that the DataSet encoder and Dataset formatter would allow me to do this translation.  Unfortunately, I have tried every permutation I can think of and I still can't get the encoder or formatter to translate the date into the right format.  Does anyone know how to use the encoder or formatters on the DataSet?
ASKER CERTIFIED SOLUTION
Avatar of akshah123
akshah123
Flag of United States of America image

Link to home
membership
This solution is only available to members.
To access this solution, you must be a member of Experts Exchange.
Start Free Trial