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Convert DateTime to Text Action

Description:

This Action converts a DateTime value to text using a specific format.

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Properties:

DateTime to Convert:

Enter a DateTime value, or a previously stored DateTime Variable, that will be converted to text.

Format to Use:

Choose whether to use a standard DateTime format, or create a custom one.

Standard Format:

Choose which standard DateTime format this Action will use to display the DateTime value.

Custom Format:

Set the custom Format this Action will use to display the DateTime value. You can express a DateTime as, for example, MM/dd/yyyy for date, and hh:mm:sstt for time. For more information, see the Custom Date Formats topic.

Example:

This is an example of how the Action will display the DateTime value.

Store Result into:

Enter a name to be the Variable that will store the formatted DateTime as a text value.