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DateFormat Function in VS 2008

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Greeting,

The DateFormat.ShortDate gives me date like 2/7/2014. Is there anyway to get 02/07/2014?

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Use an explicit format specifier:

Dim d As DateTime = DateTime.Now
Dim s As String = d.ToString("MM/dd/yyyy")   ' Case important!

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A good resource for format specifiers is here:  http://blog.stevex.net/string-formatting-in-csharp/
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Can I use it in VS expression? thx
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Should be the following in expression

=CDate(Fields!MyDay.Value).ToString("MM/dd/yyyy")
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