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2288908 - How to change the format of Date fields in EC reports


In Ad Hoc reporting, a date field is displayed as MM/DD/YYYY.

Example: December 31, 2000 is displayed as 12/31/2000.


How do we change this to DD/MM/YYYY?


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When Ad Hoc reports are displayed in Preview, they will always display in MM/DD/YYYY format.


However, the Downloaded CSV results can be modified by doing the following:

For the Logged in user:

  1. Click the pull down next to your username on the top-right
  2. Select "Options"
  3. Select "Change Language"


Example of the CSV using (English US):



Example of CSV using (English UK):




*Note: Some date fields which are based on legacy datasources may only operate in en_us format.




KBA , LOD-SF-EC-REP , Reporting Data (EC core only) , How To


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