Convert to Date

Hi, i need to convert this string into a date


that equals 01/04/12

looks like we might have to remove the first number and convert the rest to date. how can i achieve this?
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Kent DyerIT Security Analyst SeniorCommented:
Try FormatDateTime from VB..


Rey Obrero (Capricorn1)Commented:
dim sd as string, d


d=mid(d,3,2) & "/" & mid(sd,5,2) & "/" & left(sd,2)

to convert to real date

d=cdate(mid(d,3,2) & "/" & mid(sd,5,2) & "/" & left(sd,2))
Dale FyeOwner, Developing Solutions LLCCommented:
Dateserial(mid([yourField],2,2), mid([yourField], 4,2), Right([yourField],2))

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repcoAuthor Commented:
Thanks! Is there any way this can be achieved in a query and not in VB?
Boyd (HiTechCoach) Trimmell, Microsoft Access MVPDesigner and DeveloperCommented:
You can use this in a query:

  Dateserial(mid([yourField],2,2), mid([yourField], 4,2), Right([yourField],2))  as MyDate

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