Change the date format

Change the date format

If you want to change the date format, e.g. from ’10 April 2017’ to ‘10/04/17’:

  • Click on the date text.
  • Go to the Developer tab and select Properties. (See Activate the Developer Tab if you can’t see the Developer tab.)

    Change the date format 1

    The Properties button is in the Controls group of the Developer tab

  • The Content Control Properties dialog box appears.

    Change the date format 2

    Content Control Properties showing Date Picker formats (click to enlarge)

  • Under Date Picker Properties you can enter your own format or choose one from the list.
  • Click OK.