# Left Function

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`Sub ExampleUSDate`

`Dim sInput As String`

`Dim sUS_date As String`

`    sInput = InputBox("Please input a date in the international format 'YYYY-MM-DD'")`

`    sUS_date = Mid(sInput, 6, 2)`

`    sUS_date = sUS_date & "/"`

`    sUS_date = sUS_date & Right(sInput, 2)`

`    sUS_date = sUS_date & "/"`

`    sUS_date = sUS_date & Left(sInput, 4)`

`    MsgBox sUS_date`

`End Sub`