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How to create a Date Column in SharePoint Server 2007 with Month and Year only


I would like to create a date column in Sharepoint Server 2007 that uses the month and year only. We have documents that are dated by month, and therefore do not have a day associated with them. SharePoint only gives the option to put in the day, month and year. Is there any way to get around this?


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out of the bos this is not possible. Here are 2 blogs explaining a workaround:

You can also set a prractice that everyone uses first of the month (or any other date from that month) and using a calculated field (with the same formula from the blogs above) display only the information that you need.

Hope this helps.
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