Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, it was hard to get back to you until now. This works perfect. I learned a lot from this exercise. Thanks so much!!
"Phil Goddard" <email@example.com> wrote in message <firstname.lastname@example.org>... > '11/2/2012' is a string not a number. > > >>requiredDateNumber = datenum('11/02/2012','mm/dd/yyyy'); > > Phil