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 Date-time   [other Date-time operators]




Returns the 1 or 2 digit hour for the Date-type attribute specified. Valid range 0-23.

If $MyDate is 25 Oct 1415 16:20 then:

$MyDate.hour returns 16

The operator may also be used to set the attribute's hour, using a valid figure $MyDate.hour = 20 sets the hour to 20 (8 PM)

Possible relevant notes (via "Similar Notes" feature):

A Tinderbox Reference File : Actions & Rules : Operators : Full Operator List : Date.hour