DateTime field visualization

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Elen
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DateTime field visualization

Post by Elen » Fri Feb 08, 2019 7:19 pm

Lansa V14SP1 VLWeb
To display date fields, we are using the default visualization of DATEX, #DATEX.Visual which is #PRIM_EVDT.
The control claims that it displays dates in d/M/yyyy format (readonly property FormatText displays this as its value) but as you can see in the attached picture the actual format is M/D/YYYY. What should we do to change control’s date format to the desired DD/MM/YYYY as well as the names of Days and Months to our lang ?
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MarkDale
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Re: DateTime field visualization

Post by MarkDale » Sat Feb 09, 2019 12:58 pm

I think the way to handle this is to change the locale for the language.

See this link
https://docs.lansa.com/14/en/lansa017/c ... Eng03_0055


So if you are running language ENG, and language ENG uses ISO language code (locale) en (which is en US), the dates will default to M/D/Y format

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