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toUTCString Method

Returns a date converted to a string using Coordinated Universal Time (UTC).

function toUTCString() : String


The toUTCString method returns a String object that contains the date formatted using UTC convention in a convenient, easily read form.


The following example illustrates the use of the toUTCString method.

function toUTCStrDemo(){
   var d, s;                   //Declare variables.
   d = new Date();             //Create Date object.
   s = "Current setting is ";
   s += d.toUTCString();       //Convert to UTC string.
   return(s);                  //Return UTC string.


Version 3

See Also

toGMTString Method

Applies To: Date Object