Unicode Intrinsic Functions - AsDate Method

Return a string as a date

Member of Unicode Intrinsic Functions (PRIM_LIBI.IUnicodeIntrinsics)


Name Type Data Type Description
Result *Result (Optional) Date Resulting date
Format *Input (Optional) Enumeration Format of the date


AsDate will return a date based on the value of the variable and the specified format.
If the supplied value does not conform to the required format, the application will end with a run-time error. Use the IsDate intrinsic to test the value before attempting to convert to a date.

See also

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Technical Reference

LANSA Version 15, April 2020