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DateTimeFormatter.Format(DateTime) | format(DateTime) method

Returns a string representation of the provided date and time.

Syntax


var string = dateTimeFormatter.format(value);

public string Format(
  DateTimeOffset value
)

Public Function Format(
  value As DateTimeOffset 
) As String

public:
String^ Format(
  DateTime value
)

Parameters

value

Type: Date [JavaScript] | System.DateTimeOffset [.NET] | Windows::Foundation::DateTime [C++]

The date and time to be formatted.

Return value

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

A string that represents the date and time.

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
Format(DateTime, String)