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How to change day in a date to starting day.

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The date format is 20220912 needs to be changed to 01.09.2022.

Example - giving the input value 20220912 and the output has to be 01.09.2022, so here I need to change the day to first day.

So for, 20210823 to 01.08.2021.

How to append and concatenate?

How to write code for this? Please help me.

Thanks in advance.

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20220912 is the way SAP record (most of the time) the date in the database.

This is the INPUT value (from the database point of view)

If you want the OUTPUT value, you need to convert it, but it depends of the date format you would like to use.

It is the userformat, just use WRITE my_date TO ...

If it is a non-standard format |{ my_date+6(2) }{ my_date+4(2) }{ my_date+0(4) }|

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try this:

data: l_first_day like sy-datum.

l_first_day = |{ sy-datum(6) }01|.

write: l_first_day.