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MAKEDATE(a,b) is a date function that supplies a date value from a year and day value.

The expressions a and b (expression) in MAKEDATE must supply numeric values. The following restrictions also apply:

a>=0 (a represents a year value)

b>0 (b represents a day value)

Decimal places in a and b are truncated if necessary.


a, b

Result of the MAKEDATE(a,b) function

a or b is a NULL value

NULL value

a or b is a special NULL value

Error Messages

Example Example

MAKEDATE(2008,49) in the INTERNAL date format outputs 2008-02-18

End of the example.