In each of our programs, there are three EASY ways to enter a date like September 7, 2006:
1) Use the drop-down calendar by clicking on the button at the end of the date blank and then scroll backwards to the appropriate calendar and click on the date (this method requires no typing, and is fast if the date is a few months ago; slower if it is several years ago);
2) Use the DATE TEMPLATE. Type it in as MMDDYY (090706). The date is entered for you as 09/07/2006 OR
3) Use the DATE TEMPLATE. Type it in as M/D/YY (9/7/06).The date 09/07/2006 is entered for you.