Weekday Function

Applies to: Access for Microsoft 365, Access 2019, Access 2016, Access 2013, Access 2010, Access 2007. Returns a Variant (Integer) containing a whole number representing the day of the week. Syntax Weekday( date [, firstdayofweek ] ) The Weekday function syntax has these arguments: Argument Description date Required. Variant, numeric expression, string expression, or any combination of these that can represent a date. If date contains Null, Null is returned. firstdayofweek Optional. AContinue reading “Weekday Function”

Now Function

Applies to: Access for Microsoft 365, Access 2019, Access 2016, Access 2013, Access 2010, Access 2007. Returns a Variant (Date) specifying the current date and time according your computer’s system date and time. Syntax Now Query examples Expression Results SELECT Now() AS Expr1 FROM ProductSales GROUP BY Now(); Returns the current system “Date and Time” in the default system Time format andContinue reading “Now Function”

Month Function

Applies to: Access for Microsoft 365, Access 2019, Access 2016, Access 2013, Access 2010, Access 2007. Returns a Variant (Integer) specifying a whole number between 1 and 12, inclusive, representing the month of the year. Syntax Month( date ) The required dateargument is any Variant, numeric expression, string expression, or any combination of these that can represent a date. If date contains Null, Null is returned. Note: If the Calendar property settingContinue reading “Month Function”

DateValue Function

Applies to: Access for Microsoft 365, Access 2019, Access 2016, Access 2013, Access 2010, Access 2007. Returns a Variant (Date). Syntax DateValue ( date ) The required dateargument is normally a string expression representing a date from January 1, 100 through December 31, 9999. However, date can also be any expression that can represent a date, a time, or both a date and time, in that range. RemarksContinue reading “DateValue Function”

DateSerial Function

Applies to: Access for Microsoft 365, Access 2019, Access 2016, Access 2013, Access 2010, Access 2007. Returns a Variant (Date) for a specified year, month, and day. Syntax DateSerial ( year, month, day ) Warning  –  Make sure the arguments are in the correct range of values. An invalid argument can result in an incorrect result. The DateSerial function syntax has these arguments: Argument Description year Required. Integer. NumberContinue reading “DateSerial Function”

DatePart Function

Access for Microsoft 365, Access 2019, Access 2016, Access 2013, Access 2010, Access 2007. Returns a Variant (Integer) containing the specified part of a given date. Warning   – There is an issue with the use of this function. The last Monday in some calendar years can be returned as week 53 when it should be week 1. For more information and a workaround,Continue reading “DatePart Function”

DateDiff Function

Access for Microsoft 365, Access 2019, Access 2016, Access 2013, Access 2010, Access 2007. Returns a Variant (Long) specifying the number of time intervals between two specified dates. Syntax DateDiff ( interval, date1, date2 [, firstdayofweek] [, firstweekofyear] ) The DateDiff function syntax has these arguments: Tip: In Access 2010, the Expression Builder has IntelliSense, so you can see what arguments your expression requires.  Argument Description interval Required. String expression thatContinue reading “DateDiff Function”

Date Function

Applies to: Access for Microsoft 365, Access 2019, Access 2016, Access 2013, Access 2010, Access 2007. Returns a Variant (Date) containing the current system date. Syntax Date Remarks To set the system date, use the Date statement. If you use the Date function with a Gregorian calendar, the behavior of Date$ is unchanged by the Calendar property setting. If the calendar is Hijri, Date$ returns a 10-character string of the form mm-dd–yyyy, where mm (01-12), dd (01-30)Continue reading “Date Function”