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Get Date

Returns the current date in a specified format.

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Input Parameters

Name Type Required Description
Date Format String No The format for the date.

Output Parameters

Name Type Description
Date Result String String The current date in a specified format. See examples below.
Result Number Returns a success value of zero or any value other than zero to indicate failure.

Example Input Parameters

Name Type Required Format Example
Date Format String No dddd, MMMM dd, yyyy h:mm:ss tt Monday, May 28, 2012 11:35:00 AM
dddd, MMMM dd, yyyy Monday, May 28, 2012
h:mm:ss tt 11:35:00 AM
MMMM dd May 28
ddd, dd MMM yyyy HH':'mm':'ss 'GMT' Mon, 28 May 2012 11:35:00 GMT
M/d/yyyy 5/28/2012
h:mm tt 11:35 AM
yyyy'-'MM'-'dd'T'HH':'mm':'ss 2012-05-28T11:35:00
yyyy'-'MM'-'dd HH':'mm':'ss'Z' 2012-05-28 11:35:00Z
MMMM, yyyy May, 2012