Define Alphanumeric Dates

  1. To add a new alphanumeric date to a language, proceed as follows:
  2. Under Tools > System settings > Language settings > Language sets > Standard language set > Languages select the language for which you want to add the date format.
  3. Under Formats click Add.
  4. Select the alphanumeric date as format type (1).
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  5. Determine the formula for the respective format (2) by selecting a predefined format from the list or by entering a format as a formula directly in the respective field.
    "MMMM" stands for the spelled out month. In the example above, the English date format "June 1, 2014" is defined:
  6. Click OK to complete the definition of the format.
  7. Restart Across.
  8. The changes are effective.