Here are steps to adjust a date merge value to display the Long Format.
  1. Click the arrow next to Communications in the menu bar.
  2. Click Manage Communications.
  3. Click on the Category your template is stored in.
  4. Click on the name of your template to open it.
  5. Click on the text block your field is stored in to open the Edit Contents window.
  6. Double click on your date merge tag to open the eTapestry Merge Values pop-up window.
  7. Click on the Options tab at the top of the merge tag window.
  8. Click on the Format drop down menu.
  9. Set the drop down to Date (Long Format).
  10. Click Update to apply the changes to the data merge tag.
  11. Click Update to close the Edit Contents Window.
  12. Click on Step 4: Save And in the steps block to save the changes to your template.