The third group is named Date Tools. The purpose of this tool is to assign dates to the lottery numbers.
It may be useful if you want to reorganize dates of imported numbers for some external source.
Set the starting date from which the Lottery Numbers Manager will start to set dates.
Chose the period of time. The date assigned to numbers may be set accordingly to your choice of days or increased by one day, two days.. and weekly.
Selected Lottery Numbers Only
If the check mark is selected then the Lottery Numbers Manager will change dates only in selected numbers otherwise all numbers are processed
Here you can select the days. This controls becomes available when you select "Selected Days" option from Days Period menu.
Also when you select a game on games list this control will select days on which a game is played.
Days Selector is used for two purposes:
1. To set dates using Set Dates command
2. Validate dates of all lottery numbers using Validate Dates command
Click this button to start setting up the dates for lottery numbers.
Click this button to start validating the dates of your lottery numbers.
This command may be useful in case when you import numbers form some external source.
Results of validation will be shown on the report grid and on the status bar. If invalid dates or invalid days periods are found then they will be printed out in Report Grid. Report Grid will appear on the bottom of Lottery Numbers Grid.
To navigate between reported dates click on the report numbers, after that Lottery Numbers grid will be scrolled to show you invalid record. You can edit date directly on Lottery Numbers grid.
Please note that many games may have invalid date periods reported as they was sometimes drawn in the past history on different days.