Format Time Snippets


Handy helper function which parses about any date and returns the same date in MySQL date/time format.

By default, Delphi gets its date/time, currency and numeric format from Control Panel's International settings. We can set the constants defined in Delphi, like DecimalSeparator, ShortDateFormat and others like in the code below. To a complete list of these variables, look at Currency and date/time formatting variables in Delphi Help.

14 June, 2015   

This function helps you checking a UNIX timestamp with human readable time formats like 1m, 2d or 4y.

26 November, 2015   

Show the currently active processes.

23 December, 2015   

It allows you to add your own fonts on the page. To convert to different formats use this service Font2Web.

15 November, 2012   

This program has two input checks: one for a blank card to indicate end-of-data, and the other for a zero value within the input data. Either condition causes a message to be printed.

21 January, 2011   

Sometimes the time set on your server isn't accurate to what your local time is. If you can't change it, you can adjust it yourself. If your server thought it was 12 midnight, but it was really 7 pm, this will roll the $today variable back five hours to be correct.

C source code example for using struct tm, time_t, and time to create a simple clock

This will return the number of seconds between now and when the time field was inserted.

22 June, 2014   

To test in other timezones, replace '-5' with your local standard time GMT offset.

11 October, 2011   

In the same way you often need to format data being sent from Flash, you sometimes need to format data being received. This function takes a string and removes all spaces from it. Here we use the split method of the String class to split the string into an Array and then call the join method of the Array class to convert it back to a string....

23 April, 2011   

Below is a basic feedback form script 'feedback.asp'. You can add your own validation. Once the visitor has filled in all the form textfields an email will be sent with the feedback details including the date and time and the visitor's IP address to the email specified in the script.

30 March, 2011   

Need to people out if they have been inactive for too long? Do it with this piece of code. This takes 3 functions to complete the inactive session task. 1. We need to check if the person is actually logged in using our isLogged function 2. We need the function to check the time the page loaded, and when the last page was loaded 3. We need a...

23 January, 2013   

Adjusted for daylight saving or standard time as appropriate.

04 May, 2011   

Need to people out if they have been inactive for too long? Do it with this piece of code. Introduction ----------------------- This takes 3 functions to complete the inactive session task. 1. We need to check if the person is actually logged in using our isLogged function 2. We need the function to check the time the page loaded, and when...

Finds all scene elements that belong to missing plugins, original code by Larry Minton

09 September, 2014   

Simple Javascript snippet that lets you toggle a group of checkboxes on or off at the same time. This is the format for your HTML form.

09 October, 2011   

Example shows how to get the database date and time.

15 November, 2012   

If one of the input values is zero, then the program will end with an error code of "1" in the job control card listing following the execution of the program. Normal output will be one line printed with A, B, C, and AREA. No specific units are stated.

03 March, 2011   

Count Script Execution Time