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    php format date

    How can I format a date in php to be 07/08/2007?

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    check out the date function

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    i couldn't figure that out

    i have date $mydate -- in format of mysql - how can i format that to mm/dd/yyyy

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    If your date is comming from a database, use the mysql DATE_FORMAT() function - http://dev.mysql.com/doc/refman/5.0/...on_date-format - in your SELECT query to format it the way you want.
    If you are learning PHP, developing PHP code, or debugging PHP code, do yourself a favor and check your web server log for errors and/or turn on full PHP error reporting in php.ini or in a .htaccess file to get PHP to help you.


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