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Creator II
Creator II

Calculating Prior day using formula

I am trying to calculate the prior day using variables.

What is the best way to do this?

I have a table of dates but they are not consecutive as weekends are excluded. If the user select the date for the Monday I would like a variable to calculate the previous day which would be Friday.

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Contributor III
Contributor III

try something like



You can use the firstworkdate() function.


If 28/09/2014 is selected (which is a monday), the result is 25/09/2014 (friday).