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Convert date in Access 2003

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Dear all,

hope to get lucky with you..

Have normal Access 2003 DB. It has a standard table with one column showing dates in DD.MM.YYYY format.

I hate that format and tries to convert it to standard: YYYY-MM-DD

I have used a SQL query that imports all posts without conditions to a new table, and then I have tried to use some SQL tricks to reformat the Column Date into the new format - but this doesnt really work for me.

Can you solve it with VBA?

Please impress me and give me some hints!

//DAniel
Mar 16 '07 #1
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MMcCarthy
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Hi Daniel

Set the format in the field of the table to "yyyy-mm-dd" and when using the sql to append ensure it by using Format([FieldName],"yyyy-mm-dd")

Mary
Mar 17 '07 #2

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