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Agent to replace Date field values

This tip describes how to create an agent to replace date field values.

If you'll try to use a usual procedure(doc.ReplaceItevValue) for changing values of Date/time fields, you'll fail to do it, becouse this procedure is changing the field type to text.

Here is a code that solves this problem:

Suppose you have a field "date" which stores some date values you are about to change...


 Code: Sub Initialize Dim w As New NotesUIWorkspace Dim dc As NotesDocumentCollection Dim doc As NotesDocument Dim Item As NotesItem Dim nDate As NotesDateTime Set dc=w.CurrentView.Documents If dc.Count>0 Then d=Format(Cdat(Inputbox ("Please input a new date value", "New date")),"dd.mm.yyyy") Set nDate=New NotesDateTime(d) Set doc=dc.GetFirstDocument While Not (doc Is Nothing) Set item=doc.GetFirstItem("date") Set item.DateTimeValue=nDate Call doc.Save(True,True) Set doc=dc.GetNextDocument(doc) Wend End If End Sub

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