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    I'm retrieving a list of dates from MySQL using PHP, it is output as YYYY-MM-DD format.

    I need to output it in DD-MM-YYYY format.

    I looked at the date() function but it only seems to work with current date.

    What functions should i be investigating ?


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    You should look at the date_format() function in MySQL.

    select date_format('format string',your_date_field) as fdate from table;

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