vbGeneralDate Field
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Constants.vbGeneralDate Field

Indicates how to display dates when calling the FormatDateTime function.

Namespace:  Microsoft.VisualBasic
Assembly:  Microsoft.VisualBasic (in Microsoft.VisualBasic.dll)

public const DateFormat vbGeneralDate

For more detailed information, see the Visual Basic topic DateFormat Enumeration.

When you call the FormatDateTime function, you can use the following enumeration members in your code in place of the actual values.


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