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).
  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.