TODAY( ) function

Returns the current operating system date as a Datetime data type.

Syntax

TODAY( )

Parameters

This function does not have any parameters.

Output

Datetime.

Remarks

The TODAY( ) function returns the current operating system date as a datetime value, whereas the DATE( ) function, when used without parameters, returns the current operating system date as a character string.

Example

Example Return value

TODAY( )

The current operating system date returned as a datetime value, using the current ACL date display format.

For example: 31/12/2014

Related reference
DATE( ) function


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