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String[] : cut a Date every "/"

Grégoire Berclaz

Joined: Feb 19, 2003
Posts: 28
I am French and we write dates : "dd/MM/yyyy". I like to save dates in a SQL DB and the format is "yyyy/MM/dd". How can I cut a date every "/"? I like to have an array of String...
Tk you very much
Michael Morris
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Joined: Jan 30, 2002
Posts: 3451
Probably the simplest way would be to use the split() method of String. For example:

That will print out:

You would need to reverse the array, but since there are always three elements that should be no problem.

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Grégoire Berclaz

Joined: Feb 19, 2003
Posts: 28
It's ok... tks
I agree. Here's the link:
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