Time and date formatting

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Time and date formatting

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This feature requires user to be logged in as System Admin (root).

Jama can be configured to show dates and times in the format your users expect.

Set Date Time Format

Log into Jama as the System Admin (root).

1.Select the System Properties tab and then the General Properties tab.
2.Select Edit.
3.Enter the desired date time format.
4.Select Save.

Note: Java and JavaScript do not use the same date time syntax so please review a reference prior to setting the values.

java time and date

Example formatting

Java Date Format


Example Java Formats


yyyy.MM.dd G 'at' HH:mm:ss z

2001.07.04 AD at 12:08:56 PDT

h:mm a

12:08 PM

yyyyy.MMMMM.dd GGG hh:mm aaa

02001.July.04 AD 12:08 PM

EEE, d MMM yyyy HH:mm:ss Z

Wed, 4 Jul 2001 12:08:56 -0700