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Calendar.PeriodAsString(Int32) | periodAsString(Int32) method

Returns a string representation of the day period, such as AM or PM.

Syntax


var string = calendar.periodAsString(idealLength);

Parameters

idealLength

Type: Number [JavaScript] | System.Int32 [.NET] | int32 [C++]

A positive integer that specifies the ideal length, in characters, for the returned string; or a zero that specifies the most common abbreviation available.

Return value

Type: String [JavaScript] | System.String [.NET] | Platform::String [C++]

A string representation for the day period.

Requirements (Windows 10 device family)

Device family

Universal

API contract

Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract, introduced version 1.0

Namespace

Windows.Globalization
Windows::Globalization [C++]

Metadata

Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract.winmd

Requirements (Windows 8.x and Windows Phone 8.x)

Minimum supported client

Windows 8

Minimum supported server

Windows Server 2012

Minimum supported phone

Windows Phone 8.1 [Windows Runtime apps only]

Namespace

Windows.Globalization
Windows::Globalization [C++]

Metadata

Windows.winmd

See also

Calendar
PeriodAsString

 

 

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