This function is used in Python Scripting.

Description

Returns a copy of a date with the hour, minute, second, and millisecond fields set to zero.

Client Permission Restrictions

This scripting function has no Client Permission restrictions.

Syntax

system.date.midnight(date)

  • Parameters

Date dateThe starting date.

  • Returns

Date - A new date, set to midnight of the day provided.

  • Scope

Gateway, Vision Client, Perspective Session

Code Examples
Code Snippet
# This example prints out the current date with the time set to midnight.
 
date = system.date.now()
print system.date.midnight(date)
Keywords

system date midnight, date.midnight