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date2int is date2num

Let’s say you have two dates and want to know how many days there are between these two dates. Searching through Dynamics AX developers help you will find that there is an explicit conversion called date2int. This sounds reasonable, we do want to convert our date to an int to get the number of days.

But if you try to use date2int you will find that this will generate an error when compiling that says:

This function has not been declared

Obviously date2int does not work as the developer help suggests. But what does?
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