# Convert Date To Workday

Nov 18, 2008

If I have a date in cell G6 of 10/7/08, how could I get the workday of 5 in cell H6? I tried the workday function, but have been unsucessful so far.

## Weekday/workday Date 1 Month After The Last Contact Date

Sep 20, 2009

I have a list of clients that have specific requests waiting to be actioned, with a number of columns relating to client details and the status of the request across the top of the sheet. One of the columns (D) is "Last Contact Date", where I enter in the date that I last followed up with the client or made contact regarding their request. In the next column (E), I want the weekday/workday date 1 month after the Last Contact Date.

I can use "=D2+DAY(30)" to give me the date 30 days later, or "=DATE(YEAR(D2),MONTH(D2)+1,DAY(D2))" to get one month later, however what I want is the nearest WORKDAY after this date.

So, if the date is on a weekend, I need the Monday date instead.

## Formula That Would Calculate What Workday A Date Would Be

Feb 15, 2007

I am trying to find a formula that would calculate what workday a date would be.

So if the date is 2/19/2007, I want to know that is the 13th workday.

## Workday Holiday Trigger Date

May 21, 2009

I am trying to work out a formula calculating dates.

basically a piece of work / report is due for completion twenty working days from a trigger date. And I need the formula to calculate this due date. Im using the workday function, which calculates a date using the number of working days given after the trigger date.

this would work fine, except that the trigger date needs to be included in the calculation (inclusive). I have tried changing the value for the number of working days to nineteen, which would logically give the right answer (20 days including the trigger day). BUT the bloody thing doesnt work, because the trigger date can be on a weekend or holiday!! so then it calculates 19 days (as it should) but the result is wrong because the trigger day isnt included (as its a holiday/weekend).

## WORKDAY Function To Calculate The Start Date

Jun 11, 2009

As everyone realizes that WORKDAY function can return a working date that exclude weekends and any dates identified as holidays. However, what if I want to return a working date excluding my designated holidays but including weekends?

For example,

Holidays are 1 Jun 2009, 2 Jun 2009 and 4 Jun 2009

Start Date: ???
Finish Date: 8 Jun 2009
Duration: 5 days

The Start Date should be 30 May 2009.

Seems like I am not able to use WORKDAY function to calculate the start date.

## Excel 2010 :: Date Formula That Functions Like WORKDAY But Includes Weekends

Jun 24, 2011

Is there a formula similar to WORKDAY that would include weekends and make something due on the next business day? For example, I have a bill due on 6/1/11 and I need to follow up 5 days later - which would be normally 6/6/11 but the WORKDAY formula makes it 6/8/11 as it is adding 2 extra days.

I am using Excel 2010.

## Extract Data With Differing Date Formats - Convert Text To Date

Mar 27, 2013

Extract data with differing date formats that I need to convert to something consistent that I can format as a date.

This is an example of data.... all with general format at the moment.

2/28/2013 2:48:53 PM

1/16/2013 10:48:50 AM

12/17/2012 11:59:49 AM

I have used this formula to extract the date portion, but I can't get this to then format as date. How do I convert this to the julian date, so I can then apply a date format?

=LEFT(G9,SEARCH("/",G9)+7)

(The day portion of this date always has a leading zero).

## Convert And Format Date Time String To True Date Value

Oct 19, 2012

I have a spread sheet with a date colume that reads: 2012-06-27-19 I need to have this read like 06/27/2012 but nothing I do is working I have tried to go to the formatting process and backing the hr:mm out and that doesn't work. I really don't want to go line by line to manually correct this issue.. HENCE ... over 2000 lines

Second question: If I have a column that reads 02/15/2012 and another column that reads 3/27/2012 how to a format a 3rd column to make it read total number of days between 1st date and 2nd date?

## How To Convert Date Serial Number To Regular Date

Dec 21, 2013

I was just wondering what is the formula to convert a date serial number back to an actual date?

## Convert Coded Date Into Common Format Date

Dec 23, 2009

I'm in the military and for maintenance we use the Julian date the format goes as follows "09357" that is simplified as 09 = the year and 357= the three hundred and fifty seventh day of the year. so 09357= 12,23,2009..

so on to my question:

how can i make excel auto convert the julian date to the regular date and vice versa?

## How To Convert Date (text String) Into Date Format

Jan 17, 2012

I have these as input entered as text:

January 01, 2011 January 01, 2011 February 28, 2010 May 12, 2011 June 02, 2010 February 28, 2010 May 12, 2011 June 02, 2010 February 28, 2010

but I need it in this DATE format:

MM/DD/YYYY

I need it as a formula to be entered into a cell in excel (not VBA)

## Convert Number Representing Date To Real Date

Oct 4, 2007

I have an 8 character number that I am trying to segment and change into a date.

The current format is: YYYYMMDD, for example 20071003 (today's date)

I am would like to change it to read 10/03/2007 or another easily identifiable date format.

## Convert US Date To UK Date For Web Query (Macro)

Feb 6, 2013

I import data from web forms via Excel Web Query which has dates in the US format. I would like to convert them to the uk format. Unfortunately, unlike other data import functions in excel, web query doesn't seem to have an option to choose that. Also after asking the forum via this post, I figured that I cannot use a formula to do this, and need a macro. I recorded a macro which exports text to columns where I choose MDY function to convert the date.

However, the macro doesn't convert the bottom part of the blank cell for some reason. The macro did not work in either modified or untouched versions. When I actuallly do it through excel buttons, it works.

Book3.xlsm

## Convert A Text Date Into A Proper Date

Jan 9, 2009

I have a column of dates in thie format " January 5 03:09:36 2009" which i need to convert into a proper excel date that i can do further calculations on (adding up things, graphs etc based on dates).

Note the space before the month name. I thought about doing a left(cell,xx) to get it but that isnt going to work with the space infront and the variable length of month names.

I do not necessarily need the time included, it may be useful at some point if its easy to keep it as part of the data, if not i can live without it.

## Convert Date As Text To Actual Date

Jan 22, 2009

I've been sent a spreadsheet in which one column represents dates, but they have been entered as plain text, MM/DD/YYYY (ie 12/31/2008). I ultimately need to import this as a CSV into a program that only understands dates in the format DD/MM/YYYY.

I'd ideally like excel to recognise this field as containing dates, but I can't figure out how to do that, or even how to swap the days and months around as text. I'm using 2007.

## Convert Text Date To True Date?

Jun 14, 2012

I have some dates in text fomat on a worksheet that I need to convert them to true dates(Value). Here some sample of the text dates: '12/31/2011; Blank space12/31/2011.

Sub CnvtTextDate()
For Each Rng In Selection
Cells.Replace What:=" ", Replacement:="", LookAt:=xlPart, SearchOrder:= _
xlByRows, MatchCase:=False, SearchFormat:=False, ReplaceFormat:=False
Cells.Replace What:=",", Replacement:="", LookAt:=xlPart, SearchOrder:= _

[code].....

## Convert Different Date Formats Into One Date Format?

Apr 15, 2013

I have a worksheet where in a column, dates are stored in various date format i.e. it may be DMY or MDY or YMD.

08-06-12

08-06-12

08-07-12

08-07-12

13/08/2012

13/08/2012

13/08/2012

14/08/2012

Above is just for an example, above dates are for the month of August, but as can been some cells are in MDY formate and some in DMY. Can I have formula to convert different date formats into one date format?

## Convert Solar Date To Gregorian Date

Dec 8, 2007

How can I create a UDF which convert the Solar Date "1386/9/10" to Georgian Date "2007/12/01".

## WorkDay Function VBA

Jul 31, 2008

The function is to show the next workday date in cell a1

## Workday Function Use In VBA

Aug 15, 2006

I have a spreadsheet setup that uses the workday function. Shown as follows: =Workday(P\$2-1,V2,Z2:Z\$11)

P2 is a set date in which the location will not change. Z:Z is a list of Holidays. V2 should offset by 1 row. I want it when a command button is hit it runs that formula untill the rows value = "End". I have found "Working with Workdays" information at MSDN's website http://msdn.microsoft.com/library/default.asp?url=/library/en-us/dnvbadev/html/workingwithworkdays.asp It seems to be for access but I'm trying to use in Excel and I am getting errors/confused. The main error I'm getting is Compile Error: Method or data member not found because of rst.FindFirst.

## Conditional Format If Not Workday

May 26, 2009

Maybe I'm getting a blank, maybe the answer is so easy, but lately I canīt solve this: How do I use conditional format to change cell color if cell value (date) is not workday?

## Calculating If A Period Is During A Workday

Jul 22, 2009

I have two dates in this format:

start: 17.07.2009 11:00:00
end: 17.07.2009 14:00:00

i need to check if the period in between those is during a workday.

our workday starts at 10:00:00 and finishes at 19:00:00

so my expected result is 3 hours. (1400-1100)

other example:

start: 17.07.2009 11:00:00
end: 18.07.2009 11:00:00

result is 1900-1100 + 1100-1000

= 9 hours

because it is during two workdays...

is there a way to calculate this in VBA?

## Workday Function Or Similar

Jan 3, 2007

This is probably a simple question, but one I can't figure out after several hours. I am creating a spreadsheet focused on certifications.

I need to take the date each initial certification was achieved, and add x years to each cert, which is simple enough.

The sticky part is that the (date + x years) can't logically be a weekend; if it is, I need to subtract one or two days from the result, so that it's the *weekday* immediately prior.

e.g. if my initial certification date is: 1/23/2006 and my certifcation expires in four 4 years:

A47= date(2006,1,23)
h47= 10

=DATE(YEAR(A47)+H47,MONTH(A47),DAY(A47))

Result = Saturday, January 23, 2010

If the result is a Saturday or Sunday, I need to subtract one or two days from the date. In this example, I'd like: Friday, January 22, 2010 as the result.

I've been playing with 'if', et. al., to no avail.

## Macro For Workday Dates

Jun 11, 2008

Im trying to display dates in excel sheet using macros. can anybody help me how to show Workday(x,x) in VBA.

## Workday Formula On A Conditional Formatting

May 29, 2009

I am having an issue, because aparently workday formula does not work in conditional formattings.
I have the two formulas below to use in conditional formattings, but I can't figure out how to re-write them so that Excel will allow me.

## Counting Back And Returning Workday

Nov 27, 2012

I'm using the following to return the previous TUESDAY in my Event Date cell F43

=\$F\$43-WEEKDAY(\$F\$43+4)

It works great but if my event date is a Wednesday I need to return the Tuesday in the week prior not in the Tuesday immediately prior.

That is, If the event falls on Wed 22 May 2013 the cell needs to return Tuesday 14 May 2013 not Tuesday 21 May.

## Filesearch Object With A Datestamp (workday-1)

Dec 1, 2006

I need to be able to open a filenamed in the following format.

c:/workbook20060112.txt.

However the lsat part of the string is dyanmic and works with one business days lag (hence format sheet (date, "yyyymmdd") ) is not approriate. i also have the problem that that MS Excel does not have a holiday calendar (so this would not work over bank holidays/easte/exmas ect). The folder also contains archived files as below.

c:/workbook20060112.txt
c:/workbook20061130.txt
c:/workbook20061129.txt

I have been told about a filesearch object as well as a filesystem object. What situations would you use one over the other?

What I want it the most upto data file to pick up, but I dont want to do a loop where it look through all the files or something that counts down from today until it 'hits' the correct file.

## Workday And Network Day Formula Challenge

Feb 11, 2007

I am trying to create a sheet for a project that will identify dates a project will conclude omitting weekends and holidays. I keep getting an error with the formula I have.

A1 is the start date
B1 is the number of days after the start date.

The formula I am using:
=WORKDAY(A1,NETWORKDAYS(A1,A1+B1),{""4/6/2007","5/28/2007", "7/4/2007","9/3/2007","11/22/2007","12/25/2007","1/1/2008","1/21/2008","3/21/2008","5/26/2008", "7/4/2008","9/1/2008","11/27/2008","12/25/2008"}"}+0)

The error I get is with the parens (A1,A1+B1). - at least the parens are highlighted in purple.

## WORKDAY Formula Replacement W/o Use Of Analysis Add-In

Jun 17, 2008

My boss has made it clear I can't require our people to use the add-in.

I have searched under WORKDAY as well as under Barry Houdini, since someone said he has come up with plenty of replacements for the Analysis add-in... but I am not finding it.. can someone help?

Using the add-in, this is what I have:

myCell.FormulaR1C1 = "=WORKDAY(RC[1],-RC[2])"

## Function That Is The Equivalent Of WORKDAY But For Hours Instead

Mar 14, 2007

I am in need of some excel advice relating to date calculations. Basically I need a function that is the equivalent of WORKDAY but for hours instead. I have a series of events that take a certain length of time to complete, most of them less than a day but some more than. By way of example see the screenshot below:

In reality the last three operations would have to take place on the 27th of April, with the Welding operation starting on the end of the 25th around 7pm. The plant is running a 24 hour day, and works 5 days a week. How can I calculate the times in hours offset rather than going day by day? I need to account for

* Weekends
* Fixed Holidays
* Operations running as seamlessly as possible

Any advice welcome. I have attempted to use WORKDAY with the number of days to deduct rounded to the nearest day and then subtracting the operation time but this results in errors where operations would cumulatively go over a working day. The objective is by knowing when the end product is needed and knowing how long each operation takes it is possible to discover when to start manufacture. VBA or Formula code is fine as this will be integrated into a VBA project.