How to change date format in JavaScript

You can certainly format the date yourself..

var mydate = new Date(form.startDate.value);
var month = ["January", "February", "March", "April", "May", "June",
"July", "August", "September", "October", "November", "December"][mydate.getMonth()];
var str = month + ' ' + mydate.getFullYear();

You can also use an external library, such as DateJS.

Here’s a DateJS example:

<script src="http://www.datejs.com/build/date.js" type="text/javascript"></script>
<script>
   var mydate = new Date(form.startDate.value);
   var str = mydate.toString("MMMM yyyy");
   window.alert(str);
</script>

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