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SecondstoTime ( seconds )

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Mark Lasswell, WTVP
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Convert seconds into time hh:mm:ss

Sample Input:
SecondstoTime ( 1711 )
Sample Output:
0:29:31


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Description:

Needed to convert total number of seconds into the hh:mm:ss format, wasn't able to find a function so I created my own.

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

This is my Custom Function and I want to edit it

Discuss:

I think thhe function you were looking for is GetAsTime (...).
For 1711 it gives 00.28.31, by the way, but that must be a typo.

Wouter Keja, Amersfoort
March 24, 2017 2:59pm

Or you can do it also as
Time ( 0 ; 0 ; 1711 )

19752, Japan
March 24, 2017 7:45pm

None of the formula above worked, but when I added "(GetAsText ( secondsfield ))" I got the proper result:

Time (
(Floor ( (GetAsText ( secondsfield )) /3600 )) ;
(Floor ( (Mod ( (GetAsText ( secondsfield )) ; 3600 ) / 60) )) ;
(Floor ( Mod ( (Mod ( (GetAsText ( secondsfield )) ; 3600 )); 60 ) ))
)

Thanks for all the help! On the shoulders of giants...

Matt Minde, Yellow Springs, Ohio
January 27, 2018 8:08am

Just realized this also works for the other formula:

Time ( 0 ; 0 ; (GetAsText ( secondsfield )) )

Matt Minde, Yellow Springs, Ohio
January 27, 2018 8:22am

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