[R] Converting POSIXct format date to Character format

Jeff Newmiller jdnewm|| @end|ng |rom dcn@d@v|@@c@@u@
Thu Mar 25 00:41:49 CET 2021

Please don't reply to a thread to start a new question... create a new email to avoid linking your question with the one you replied to.

On March 24, 2021 12:11:07 PM PDT, e-mail ma015k3113 via R-help <r-help using r-project.org> wrote:
>I have a data frame "PLC" which has two variables Year_END_Date   EPS
>YEAR_END_Date     EPS
>2010-09-10        .10
>2009-08-10        .20
>When I tried to convert Year_END_Date to character format using
>select(PLC, format(Year_END_Date,format = "%B %d, %Y"), EPS) I get an
>Error: Can't subset columns that don't exist.
>x Column `Year_END_Date` doesn't exist.
>I tried using 
>PLC_1 <- select(PLC, as.character(YEAR_END_DATE), EPS)
>I get the following error
>Error: Can't subset columns that don't exist.
>x Columns `2010-09-30`, `2009-09-30`, `2008-09-30`, `2007-09-30`,
>`2006-09-30`, etc. don't exist.
>Run `rlang::last_error()` to see where the error occurred.
>Can anyone please guide me what is happening and how can I resolve it?
>R-help using r-project.org mailing list -- To UNSUBSCRIBE and more, see
>PLEASE do read the posting guide
>and provide commented, minimal, self-contained, reproducible code.

Sent from my phone. Please excuse my brevity.

More information about the R-help mailing list