DateFmt (NotesViewColumn - LotusScript®)

Read-write. The specific format of date data in a column.

Note: This property is new with Release 5.
Note: This property is read-write with Release 6.

Defined in


Data type

Constant of type Integer


To get: fmt% = notesViewColumn .DateFmt

To set: notesViewColumn . DateFmt = fmt%

Legal values

  • VC_FMT_MD (2) for month and day.
  • VC_FMT_YM (3) for year and month.
  • VC_FMT_YMD (0) for year, month, and day.
  • VC_FMT_Y4M (6) for year (4 digit) and month.


See TimeFmt for the time format. See TimeDateFmt for the date format. See TimeZoneFmt for the time zone format.