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syntax:functions:year

Year(date)

Category: Date and Time function


Description

This function returns the year, as a four-digit number, from date.


Arguments

ArgumentTypeDescription
dateDate or Number (date serial)An expression representing a date. The date value to derive the year number from.

Return value type: Number


Remarks

The date argument can take any value or expression that evaluates to a date serial value. Examples include:

  • A date string: #2019-12-12
  • A date serial value: 43811 (the date serial for "2019-12-12")
  • A date value created using any of the Date/Time functions that returns a date serial value.


Examples

year(42097)  //Returns 2015 (42097 corresponds to April 4th, 2015.)
year( #2014-01-01)  //Returns 2014


See also

syntax/functions/year.txt · Last modified: 2021/08/30 02:44 by craigt