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Let's keep this simple. I want to do THIS: Calculate the difference between two dates - Excel in LiveCycle. Is it possible?
Four columns. Two dates. Two different results:
| Start Date/Time Field | End Date/Time Field | Years | Months |
I can't find a complete answer anywhere. I think this solution would help tons of people.
Thanks for your help!
One way would be to use a library like MomentJS, https://momentjs.com/ . With this library you could write code like;
moment("2016-06-05").diff("2014-01-01", "months") for complete months
moment("2016-06-05").diff("2014-01-01", "months", true) for a fractional value
moment("2016-06-05").diff("2014-01-01", "years") for the year value
Here is an example, MonthsYearsDiff (https://sites.google.com/site/livecycledesignercookbooks/home/MonthsYearsDiff.pdf?attredirects=0&d=1 ), of using this library in a situation like yours, refer to the code in the calculate event of the
There is some other examples of date handling in this blog, Adobe LiveCycle Designer Cookbooks by BR001: Date handling in Livecycle Designer ES forms