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 Function   [other Function type actions]

 Item   [operators of similar scope]

 Date-time   [other Date-time operators]




returns a string of the hours/minutes time part the theDate date/time expression, which may simply be a date-type attribute value. For instance:

$MyString = time($StartDate) 

If the time of $StartTime is 14:20 then $MyString will be "14:20". Passing to a string will elide leading zeroes, so a time of 05:08 will return "5:08".

To get seconds as well as hours and minutes, use the format() operator on theDate with an appropriate formatting string.

A Tinderbox Reference File : Actions & Rules : Operators : Full Operator List : time(theDate)