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H^%DTC converts a VA FileMan date/time to a $H format date/time.

Input Variable

(Required) The date/time in VA FileMan format. This is not returned.

Output Variables

The same date in $H format. If the date is imprecise, then the first of the month or year is returned.


The time in $H format, i.e., the number of seconds since midnight. If there is no time, then %T equals zero.


The day-of-week as a numeric from 0 to 6, where 0 is Sunday and 6 is Saturday. If the date is imprecise, then %Y is equal to -1.


Reviewed/Updated: March 8, 2007