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DateTimeFormatter.DateTimeFormatter(String) constructor

Creates a DateTimeFormatter object that is initialized by a format template string.

Syntax


var dateTimeFormatter = new Windows.Globalization.DateTimeFormatting.DateTimeFormatter(formatTemplate);

public DateTimeFormatter(
  string formatTemplate
)

Public Sub New (
  formatTemplate As String 
)

public:
DateTimeFormatter(
  String^ formatTemplate
)

Parameters

formatTemplate

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

A format template string that specifies the requested components. The order of the components is irrelevant. This can also be a format pattern. See the remarks for the DateTimeFormatter class for a list of valid format templates and format patterns.

Requirements ( device family)

Device family

Universal

API contract

Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract, introduced version 1.0

Namespace

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

Metadata

Windows.Foundation.UniversalApiContract.winmd

Requirements (operating system)

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

Metadata

Windows.winmd

See also

DateTimeFormatter
DateTimeFormatter(String, IIterable, String, String, String)
DateTimeFormatter(YearFormat, MonthFormat, DayFormat, DayOfWeekFormat)
DateTimeFormatter(HourFormat, MinuteFormat, SecondFormat)
DateTimeFormatter(YearFormat, MonthFormat, DayFormat, DayOfWeekFormat, HourFormat, MinuteFormat, SecondFormat, IIterable, String, String, String)
Date and time formatting sample