Services & Resources / Wolfram Forums / MathGroup Archive
-----

MathGroup Archive 2012

[Date Index] [Thread Index] [Author Index]

Search the Archive

Re: split a number to Date format

  • To: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net
  • Subject: [mg124262] Re: split a number to Date format
  • From: "Harvey P. Dale" <hpd1 at nyu.edu>
  • Date: Sat, 14 Jan 2012 17:15:16 -0500 (EST)
  • Delivered-to: l-mathgroup@mail-archive0.wolfram.com
  • References: <201201140754.CAA01282@smc.vnet.net>

Derek:

	DateString[FromDigits/@Partition[IntegerDigits[111205020000],2]]

	Best,

	Harvey

-----Original Message-----
From: Derek Martin [mailto:cdmartin at me.com]
Sent: Saturday, January 14, 2012 2:54 AM
To: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net
Subject: [mg124262] split a number to Date format

I have experimental data in spreadsheet format.  The first column is a
time stamp in the format 111205020000. 
If I could parse or split the number 111205020000 into
{11,12,05,02,00,00} and replace the first 11 with 2011, the Date
commands would work fine. I can do the replacing, but am having
difficulty seeing how to split the number into  {11,12,05,02,00,00}.

DateString[{2011, 12, 05, 02, 00, 00}] gives "Mon 5 Dec 2011 02:00:00"

Any help to convert my number to the right Date format would be
appreciated. I am using Mathematica 8.

Thanks in Advance
Derek




  • Prev by Date: Re: Fourier Transform
  • Next by Date: Re: how can one use mathematica get the approximate derivative of {x,y} data points?
  • Previous by thread: Re: split a number to Date format
  • Next by thread: Re: split a number to Date format