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Queries time zone offset.

Component Version macOS Windows Server FileMaker Cloud FileMaker iOS SDK
Time 9.1 Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
MBS( "Time.TimeZoneOffset"; AsText )   More


Parameter Description Example value
AsText Pass 1 to get back time zone as text like "+03:00".
Otherwise default is zero to return as number of seconds.


Returns value or error.


Queries time zone offset.
Returns either seconds or formatted text.

Time zone changes on Windows don't take effect until you restart FileMaker. For MacOS, the functions notice the changes in system automatically.


Query time zone as text:

MBS( "Time.TimeZoneOffset"; 1 )

Example result: "+01:00"

Query time zone as number:

MBS( "Time.TimeZoneOffset"; 0 )

Example result: 3600

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Created 20th February 2019, last changed 20th February 2019

Time.TimeStampToUTC   -   Time.UnixTimeStamp

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