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UX2FM_timestamp ( TheTimeDate ; Format )

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Markus Schneider, ReM Software

transform UNIX (ISO) - Timestamp to FileMaker Timestamp

Sample Input:
Sample Output:
15.1.2013 12:25:00

 Then copy & paste into FileMaker Advanced's Edit Custom Function window.

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given a UNIX (ISO) timestamp, the function gets the date, the time, or the timestamp in the FileMaker Format

UNIX timestamp: 2013-01-15T12:25:00
D -> 15.1.2013
DT -> 15.1.2013 12:25:00
T -> 12:25:00

Please note: The formatting (time, date..) for the result has to be specified using the inspector

Note: these functions are not guaranteed or supported by Please contact the individual developer with any questions or problems.

This is my Custom Function and I want to edit it


The input may be called ISO format rather than UNIX timestamp (number of seconds from an epoch).

unin, Japan
August 11, 2015 8:24pm

Strange idea to write custom functions in other language than English...

Personnaly, i want to use it but don't understand.

Olix, Brussels
April 24, 2017 2:33am

in this case, it's better - since it uses the Swiss date-format... there are always problems with dates like 5.3.2017 - is it may or is it march...

markus, switzerland
April 24, 2017 2:39am

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