How to reference the current (build) date and time within content or Project Properties

An example of metadata elements that can be used to reference the time, date or both are listed below along with an example of how they will appear:

  • %%ShortTime%% = 12:00
  • %%LongTime%% = 12:00:00 AM
  • %%ShortDate%% = 5/8/2009
  • %%LongDate%% = Friday, May 08, 2009
  • %%Year%% = 2009
  • %%GeneralDate%% = 5/8/2009 12:00:00 AM

You can find a full reference for the available metadata elements in the Document! X and HelpStudio online help.

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