• Subject: Re: EDTMSK
  • From: email@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx (James W Kilgore)
  • Date: Thu, 09 Sep 1999 17:05:39 -0700
  • Organization: Progressive Data Systems, Inc.


My implementation looks like this:
EDTWRD('0 /  /  ') EDTMSK('  &  &  ')


Dan Bale wrote:
>  So, I get
> real smart, define an input 8-digit date field using the format ?mm/dd/yyyy?
> using EDTWRD(?  /  /   0?) and EDTMSK(?  /  /    ?) in a new application.  
> this is a prompt program, the date field will be zero until the user fills in
> the date.  User calls the program, display comes up, date field is.....
> BLANK!?!?!?!   NO! NO! NO!  What I want displayed was ?__/__/____?.  And not
> ?_0/00/0000?.
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