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 Function   [other Function type actions]

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 Date-time   [other Date-time operators]




creates a new Date based on the theDate expression, but in which the time is set by hours and minutes. theDate is not changed.

For example, to make a stamp or rule that sets the time element of all event start/end dates in a timeline to 12:00 AM (midday) use this code:


From v9.3.0, time() supports a granularity of seconds.

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