MaskEdit box will not populate with date

The code below should I though populate the mask edit box but instead of giving the date 1/30/2008 it gives me nothing.  When I trace it the value of     dtmcompleted is 1/30/2008.  the mask is ##/##/####.

thank you

If IsDBNull(Dsmfg1.Tables("tblPAMfg").Rows(0).Item("dtmcompleted")) = False Then
                        If Dsmfg1.Tables("tblPAMfg").Rows(0).Item("dtmcompleted") <> "1/1/1900" Then
                            dtmcompleted.CtlText = Dsmfg1.Tables("tblPAMfg").Rows(0).Item("dtmcompleted")

                        End If
                    End If
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Try changing the .PromptInclude property of dtmcompleted from True to False.

If that doesn't work, could you please say what is the datatype of Dsmfg1.Tables("tblPAMfg").Rows(0).Item("dtmcompleted")?

If (as seems possible) it is a DateTime, try adding .ToString - like this -

                            dtmcompleted.CtlText = Dsmfg1.Tables("tblPAMfg").Rows(0).Item("dtmcompleted").ToString


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running32Author Commented:
That worked.  thanks
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