Date & Time

A Date/Time field allows users to enter dates and times in a form.

Option Description
Format Specify the desired format for this field. A valid format is composed of the following pattern letters:
  • Text: If the number of pattern letters is 4 or more, the full form is used; otherwise a short or abbreviated form is used if available.
  • Number: The number of pattern letters is the minimum number of digits, and shorter numbers are zero-padded to this amount
  • Year: If the number of pattern letters is 2, the year is truncated to 2 digits; otherwise it is interpreted as a number.
  • Month: If the number of pattern letters is 3 or more, the month is interpreted as text; otherwise, it is interpreted as a number.
  • General Time Zone:Time zones are interpreted as text if they have names. For time zones representing a GMT offset value, the following syntax is used:

Select the mode for the Date field. There are 3 available modes:

  • Date: With this mode only the day, month and year of the date can be specified.
  • Time: With this mode only the hour, minutes and seconds of the date can be specified.
  • Date and Time: All parts of the date can be specified.
Default value Specifies a default value for this field.
Has Label Select this check box to display a label to the field when displayed in Quick Capture Desktop.
Style Click the browse button (...) to configure the style for the Data, Label, or Button. Refer to the Style Builder for details.