Entering dates

Using the calendar control to enter dates

Date and Time Formats

The format for all dates and times that are displayed in HelpMaster are obtained from the Windows Time & Language settings of the computer that is currently running the HelpMaster application.

Entering Dates

Whenever entering dates into HelpMaster, a small calendar button is displayed next to the text box.

Calendar control

  1. Click on the calendar button.
  2. Select the date required, and adjust for the desired time
  3. Click OK

Entering dates in/for another timezone

Entering dates in or for another timezone is easy.  Once the calendar control is displayed, click the Time zone link to expand the screen.

Set date using different timezone

Use the drop-down box to select the appropriate time zone to see how the date/time will look in that time zone.

Impersonate this timezone: Check this box to make it look like you entered the time in the selected zone. Whenever a date is entered, HelpMaster also stores the timezone that it was entered in.

Click OK

See Also

Setting the global Business Office hours

Site Office hours

Concepts - Time, dates, timezones and age of jobs