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crystal report formula - crShortMonth

Hello Experts
I am trying to customise the date in the report to appear in the german format

DD. MON YYYY

ex: 1. Jan 2013

I am using the crShortMonth to show the short month.

The question I have here how can I check if the month is Mar then show it as "Mär"

 Please adivse

Thanks
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Are you saying you want to produce german output when you on a machine that has non-german regional settings?
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What version of Crystal?

You may need to either change the regional settings to be German or use a German edition of Crystal.

mlmcc
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Hi

>> Are you saying you want to produce german output when you on a machine that has non-german regional settings?

Yes please

>>What version of Crystal?

 11.0.0.2495

Can I not use string compare to check if mon =  "Mar" then , return "Mär" ?

Please advise

Thanks
Have you tried that?

Do you have the appropriate German font loaded?

mlmcc
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