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Re2: vrf get the system time in hh,mm,ss

Question asked by VRFuser on Mar 21, 2006
g.nied@gn-software.de wrote:
> Hello Siegfried,
>
> I don't know if you have VEE 5 or VEE 7 so I attached an example for both.
>
> With VEE 7 you can use the .NET Framework to get the system time
> (UTC). In VEE
> 5 you get the local time with the now() formula. If you really need
> the system time in VEE 5 you best use the Windows API. If so, ask me again.

Why would anyone want to not just use  now()  ?
After all it does the system call for you with no need to play with the API or .NET-- and it has been around more-or-less forever.

Stan


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