Predefined Calculation: Current date and time

Summary

This formula returns the current date and time. The date will be in a format based on the LOCALE constant, assuming the PHP Internationalisation extension is installed. If this is not installed, the format will be UK, e.g. dd/mm/yyyy. Time will always be in the format hh:mm:ss.

Inputs

This formula requires no inputs.

Return values

The current date and time. Dates will either be in the format specified by the LOCALE constant, or the default UK format. Time will always be in the format hh:mm:ss.

Formula Logic

  1. This formula obtains a new DateTime object, representing the current date and time.

  2. The DateTime object is output in either the format specified by the LOCALE constant, or the default UK format.

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