[EpiData-list] Unable to use Command FIND (Ctrl F) in Enter Record to find field with date format as <mm/dd/yyyy>

epidata-list at lists.umanitoba.ca epidata-list at lists.umanitoba.ca
Tue Jul 1 12:25:41 CDT 2008


Dear Kim:

It works, but you must take care to enter it properly.  Assume it is May 
30, 2000, thus you must search:

05/30/2000

and it works (I just tested it).

Regards,

Hans


epidata-list at lists.umanitoba.ca wrote:
> Dear all,
>
> I recently installed Epidata version 3.1 and able to convert 1 of my
> recfile from EPI6 successfully!
>
> I found that with field date using format <mm/dd/yyyy> unable to use
> control FIND <Ctrl F> unless it change to format <dd/mm/yyyy>.
>
> Would you please help me to find way to using FIND command with format
> <mm/dd/yyyy>.
>
> Thank you very much and have a great day to all of you,
>
> kim
>
>   




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