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Splitting a date field

Hello everyone,

I have a date field. And I need to insert the space after each digit in it.
In short, i want to provide the character spacing for the required database field.
Ex. Date field: 05.08.2015
result: 0 5 . 0 8 . 2 0 1 5

Is there any function or property available for character spacing?
Can anyone please suggest me the way to achieve this in Label report formula?


Splitted to a separate thread.

Hello Sachin,

thank you for your post.

There is no List & Label DesignerFunction for such a task. But you could create your own DesignerFunction, which is able to split a date field like that. Please have a look to the Designer Extension Samples. They demonstrate how to pass an own DesignerFunction to List & Label:

…combit\LL20\Programmable Samples and Declarations\Microsoft .NET\C# Designer Extension Sample
…combit\LL20\Programmable Samples and Declarations\Microsoft .NET\VB.NET Designer Extension Sample

Best regards,

Christian Rauchfuß
Technical Support
combit GmbH

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