Chris Beck wrote:

>Can someone tell the formula to convert 20010318  to 36968.
>This would be just like the DATEVALUE in Excel.  

The Excel help describes how they come up with the date.  It differs between
Windows & Mac.  Basically, calculate the difference between the appropriate
Excel "anchor" date and your target date.  In RPG, SUBDUR and Date data
types makes this pretty easy.

Hope that helped...
Buck Calabro
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