613-518-1166 info@zimdatabases.com

ZIM Language Reference


< All Topics


Determines the day-of-the-week number associated with a specified date value.





a date, or an expression that evaluates to a date, in the form YYYYMMDD

Return Value

Character string.


This function extracts day information from standard date values. Date is often the system variable $Date.



Evaluates to “7”.


Evaluates to “7” when $Date is 19981225.


See Also








About Data Types

About Functional Expressions

Was this article helpful?
0 out Of 5 Stars
5 Stars 0%
4 Stars 0%
3 Stars 0%
2 Stars 0%
1 Stars 0%
How can we improve this article?
Table of Contents