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- script and chart function

Timestamp#() evaluates an expression as a date and time value, in the timestamp format set in the data load script or the operating system, unless a format string is supplied.


timestamp#(text[, format])

Return data type: dual


Argument Description

The text string to be evaluated.


String describing the format of the text string to be evaluated. If omitted, the short date format, time format, and decimal separator set in the operating system is used. ISO 8601 is supported for timestamps.

Conventions for number and time formats

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