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Default compare month and year in a date

I have 2 date columns and i need to compare the month and year only,

for example: column a = 31/12/2009 and column 2 is 12/12/2009, the result
should be true
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On Fri, 7 Aug 2009 04:25:01 -0700, Afia wrote:

I have 2 date columns and i need to compare the month and year only,

for example: column a = 31/12/2009 and column 2 is 12/12/2009, the result
should be true


=and(month(a1)=month(b1),year(a1)=year(b1))

or, less intuitive but shorter:

=(a1-day(a1))=(b1-day(b1))



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Default compare month and year in a date

Another:

=text(a1,"yyyymm")=text(b1,"yyyymm")



Afia wrote:

I have 2 date columns and i need to compare the month and year only,

for example: column a = 31/12/2009 and column 2 is 12/12/2009, the result
should be true
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Afia


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Ron, Dave
Thank you!!!
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"Dave Peterson" wrote:

Another:

=text(a1,"yyyymm")=text(b1,"yyyymm")



Afia wrote:

I have 2 date columns and i need to compare the month and year only,

for example: column a = 31/12/2009 and column 2 is 12/12/2009, the result
should be true
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Afia


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Dave Peterson



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