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    How can I change the date format of a DNN site?

    Currently the system default date format shows up as MM/DD/YYYY whereas i want it to be in DD/MM/YYYY instead.

    I have a ventrian news articles module currently installed on my page. It is running find except for the date format.

    Ventrian News Articles: https://github.com/ventrian/News-Articles

    Any advice is greatly appreciated. Thank you.



    Veteran Member


    Posts:753
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      As I responded on github you can change the Ventrian template https://github.com/ventrian/News-Articles/issues/49.
      If you want to change the date format of your website, you could switch the portal to en-GB (I guess you are using en-US right now)



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        That's okay when date in numerals, can you please give advise, how to make it like "23 Nov 2020"?

        Thanks
        Loid



        Veteran Member


        Posts:753
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          In News Articles you can use this token:

          [PUBLISHSTARTDATE:XXX]

          (scroll all the way doen this page for more tokens)

          The XXX sould be a .NET date/time format string
          https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/dotnet/standard/base-types/custom-date-and-time-format-strings

          I think [PUBLISHSTARTDATE:dd MMM yyyy] should do it

           

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