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format month

Posted on 2011-03-16
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bearing in mind todays date:

CurrentMonth = Format(Month(Now), "mmm")

evaluates to jan I had hoped it would say Mar

Month now() says 3 which is correct

the format says different.

am in vba

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Rey Obrero (Capricorn1) earned 500 total points
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too much redundancy, just use

CurrentMonth = Format(Now(), "mmm")
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thank you!
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