Dates just the month?

apwdweb

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Hi,

I have a column of dates that are in this format:

'01/2004

i'd like to capture just the month element into a variable for comparison purposes. does anyone know the VBA code to capture just the month element of this format?

Thanks
 

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Hi

This should get you started. It does assume that the month is always 2 characters.

Tony

Sub bbb()
While Not IsEmpty(ActiveCell)

MsgBox Left(ActiveCell, 2)
ActiveCell.Offset(1, 0).Select
Wend
End Sub
 
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cool i'm not what i've got as far as text or date yet but suppose it is a date format. what would the code be then?

Thanks for your help. I do appreciate your time and efforts.
 
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