DAYS

brumby

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Hiya,

I have a range of dates ( DD/MM/YY ), is it possible in the adjacent colum, show the DAY name eg :-

A1 = 27/01/04 - B1 Would = THUR


is this possible?

Cheers
 

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Oaktree

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If you want THU, try = text(A1,"ddd")

For THUR, you'd need something like =UPPER(LEFT(TEXT(A1,"dddd"),4))
 

brumby

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MANY THANKS......works a treat,


also.......can you generate a date from a weeknumber, eg :-

WEEKNUMBER 4 - Return 24/01/05 ( 24th being 1st day )


Cheers
 

Oaktree

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Try the WEEKNUM function (part of the analysis toolpak)
 

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