FileMaker Command - Get(CurrentDate)


Igeek take a look at this FileMaker database command.

Get(CurrentDate)
Returns the current date according to the system calendar.

Format 
Get ( CurrentDate )

Parameters 
None

Data type returned 
date

Originated in 
FileMaker Pro 6.0 or earlier

Description 
The format of the result of this function varies based on the date format that was in use when the database file was created. In the United States, dates are generally in the format MM/DD/YYYY. You can change the date and time formats in your operating system.

If the result is displayed in a field, it is formatted according to the date format of the field in the current layout.

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