Date Time Formatter

Overview

Date Time Formatter outputs a date and/or time in a specified format. By using a combination of special format characters, many different date/time formats can be created. This is used mostly for localization, however, it could also be used for formatting based on user preferences.
For more information about formatting strings, please see the external links at the bottom of this page.

Attributes

Input

Attribute
Type
Description
Default Timezone
Drop-down
The timezone that will be used, which is an offset of the UTC.
Default DST
Drop-down
Determines whether or not Daylight Savings Time is taken into account.

Output

Attribute
Type
Description
Format Examples
Drop-down
A selection of pre-defined formats. By selecting Custom, you can create a custom formatting string.
Custom Format
String
The formatting string which will determine how the date and/or time is represented.

Inputs

Input
Type
Description
Pulse Input (►)
Pulse
A standard input Pulse, to trigger the execution of the Node.
UTC Unix (ms)
Int
The UTC in Unix format.
Timezone Offset (ms)
Int
The time offset in milliseconds.
DST
Bool
Determines whether or not Daylight Savings Time is taken into account.
Format
String
The formatting string which will determine how the date and/or time is represented.

Outputs

Output
Type
Description
Pulse Output (►)
Pulse
A standard output Pulse, to move onto the next Node along the Logic Branch, once this Node has finished its execution.
Output
String
The formatted date/time.

See Also

External Links

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