Format date in merge field

Formating date correctly is one of the troublesome work in all computer languages because remembering how to format is difficult.

In Microsoft Word, the formatting process is –

  1. Press Alt+F9 to show the merge field code
  2. Add the format string to {MERGEFIELD mydate }
  3. The code looks like {MERGEFIELD mydate \@ “dd/MM/yyyy” }

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