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Must Have FileMaker Custom Functions: Date and Time

This FileMaker training video covers a few of our favorite Custom Functions with regards to Date and Time.
This is Part 4 in a series. Links to the other videos are below.
Custom Functions for Platforms and Devices: https://youtu.be/LhYZp360ChA
Custom Functions for Text Cleanup: https://youtu.be/ho_3b7Gtuf8
Custom Functions for Fields and Parameters: https://youtu.be/_NUElqEoHRc

Whether you are familiar with Custom Functions or not, these should save you some time and frustration when developing a solution that includes any reference to dates or time.

In general, Custom Functions are a way to take something complex, repetitive, or confusing, and replace it with one simple function call.

Sometimes the simplest things can make the world of difference when creating or debugging your solution.

Even if you don’t have an immediate need for these specific Custom Functions, this tutorial video may give you ideas of other places in your solution that can be simplified.

FileMaker Functions utilized in these conversions:
Get ( CurrentDate )
Date ( )
Year ( )
Month ( )
Day ( )
Let ( )
Case ( )

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