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Converts timestamp to UTC.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
Time 6.1 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
MBS( "Time.TimeStampToUTC"; TimeStamp { ; AsText } )   More


Parameter Description Example value
TimeStamp The input time stamp in local time zone.
AsText Optional
Boolean to decide whether to pass back timestamp (0, default) or text (1).


Returns OK or error.


Converts timestamp to UTC.
Returns either timestamp in UTC (by removing time zone offset) or as text in format like this: 2014-08-18T12:00:00Z.


Convert local time to UTC:

MBS( "Time.TimeStampToUTC"; Get(CurrentTimeStamp) )

Example result: 11.12.2016 10:36:44

Convert time to UTC text:

MBS( "Time.TimeStampToUTC"; Get(CurrentTimeStamp); 1 )

Example result: 2016-12-11T10:36:50Z

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Created 6th February 2016, last changed 11st December 2016

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