Time presets (Date & Time category in Variable Wizard) retrieves the current date and time in one of the most used standards and character formatting for using in various situations from file & folder name creation and retrieval to dates and times used in emails.
|Preset||Choose the preset according to which the date & time value will be returned.|
|Universal time · UTC||Specifies that universal time (UTC) value will be returned instead of local time.|
|Adjust||Allows additionally modifying any value by adding or removing specified amount of days, minutes, seconds or milliseconds, thus also providing a possibility for retrieving a value of any previous or next date or hour.|
|Time units||Define and set a time frame in any given preferred format—be it milliseconds, seconds, minutes, hours, or days.|
|Preview||Shows format of time generated on basis of selected options.|
|Adjust||Streamline creation of Task workflows even further—instantly make quick variable adjustments such as in-place replacement (all, first, or last occurrence), trimming (whitespaces, quotes, etc.), or changing capitalization. Optionally, set a different display name.|
The UNIX epoch time used by Automation workshop is a TAI-based variant—it has no leap seconds, and every TAI day is exactly 86,400 seconds long. Thus in Automation Workshop, the UNIX epoch time is expressed as seconds elapsed since January 1, 1970.
|UNIX epoch time||Details|
|Express as||For convenient comparisons, further adjust the UNIX epoch time to return its value as:|
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