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SP Designer Dataview Filtered by Parameter Using DateTimeControl

Posted By:      Posted Date: May 22, 2011    Points: 0   Category :C#


I have created a dataview in SP Designer 2007. The dataview is driven by a date filter (only show data up to the date selected by the user) which uses a parameter. The parameter is getting it's value from the DateTimeControl. Everything works fine except in order for this to work I have to use the following format (2011-05-19) for the DateTimeControl because SharePoint stores it's dates in ISO format. I have tried converting the format using a calculated column on the list, but that will only return the format (5/19/2011) as a text value which I can't filter on.

Does anyone know of a way to use the 5/19/2011 format in the DateTimeControl and still get the date filter to work?

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