Month Name VB Function

Posted on 2014-03-19
Last Modified: 2014-03-26
Is there a function in VB the will return the text month name from a date (mm/dd/yyyy)?
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Ken Butters earned 250 total points
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MonthName takes a month integer
Month returns the month integer...

so combining them should give you what you are looking for.

The 2nd parameter true/false tells whether to abbreviate the month name or not.

textMonthName = MonthName(Month(thisDate),true)

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by:Ken Butters
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-You're welcome.

Just don't forget to award the points if you are satisfied with the answer.

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Thanks for your prompt answer!


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