Sorting Crosstab Columns

Posted on 2008-11-17
Last Modified: 2012-05-05
I have a crosstab that has dates across the collumns.  I am trying to figure out a way to sort the columns by date and am having some difficulty. They are sorting alphabetically.  

I have tried the below 3 in addition to some other versions, but still the sorting is from low to high.

MonthName(Month({Rpt453;1.POST_DATE}),TRUE) & ' ' & TOTEXT(Year({Rpt453;1.POST_DATE}),0,'')
//TOTEXT(Month({Rpt453;1.POST_DATE}),0,'')&'/' & TOTEXT(Year({Rpt453;1.POST_DATE}),0,'')
//TOTEXT(Year({Rpt453;1.POST_DATE}),0,'') & TOTEXT(Month({Rpt453;1.POST_DATE}),0,'')

Thanks for the ideas.
Question by:gdspeare
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    Accepted Solution

    Is the cross tab grouping on the date field?
    If so simply specify group by month

    You can format the field in the cross tab to show it as desired.


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