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Record Date

This step lets you record a date (day month year), and optionally check if that date is later than the current date.

This is useful when checking expiry dates on consumables (also known as best before dates, bbe).

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This is how data entry looks for the Record Date step when the Drop Down method is selected.

Configuring the Record Date Step

Add a Record Date step to the sequence, you can then configure the following options:

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Data Entry Method: Drop Down or Text Box

Drop down will ensure the date is formated correctly, with text box you will to ensure the

Date Format: used only with Text Box entry to distinguish between:

DD MM YYYY

or

MM DD YYYY

Comparison Method: this decides if the entered date will be checked

Any time on / after today - any date after today is a pass, any date prior to today Fails.

None - no check is performed on the date - all steps Pass

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