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Second

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Description

 

Extracts second from string containing DD/MM/YYYY HH:MM:SS or HH:MM:SS patterns

If used without parameter, returns current second directly.

 

Syntax

 

n = Second[(DateTimeStamp)]

 

Returns

 

Number in range 0..59

 

Parameters

 

Name

Type

Optional

Meaning

DateTimeStamp

String

Yes

Value containing DD/MM/YYYY HH:MM:SS or HH:MM:SS patterns

 

Remarks

 

Restrictions

 

The passed DateTimeStamp must follow the mentioned signature, otherwise incorrect result can be returned.

 

See also

 

Now, Day, Month, Year, Hour, Minute

 

Examples

 

 

Long currentSecond = Second(Now)

Long secondFromString = Second("Current time is like 11:50:25, ... or maybe not")

Long currentSecondDirect = Second