I need the functions to make "10/11/2016" return "10/11". Thanks in advance
there are many ways to do this. I assume your result is text, not date. If it's a date, you need to look at formatting instead.
Here's one way:
month ( $aDate ) & "/" & day ( $aDate )
Do you need it DISPLAYED that way, or do you actually need it changed to just "10/11"?
If you just need it to display that way, go to layout mode, click on the field in question, and format the display to include just the month and day.
+1 if display use this method, if calculated use David's
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