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2484254 - How to set the UK date format in Forms - Onboarding 1.0


Date format is wrong in the form, Even though the language is selected in super admin is en_GB

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Reproducing the Issue

  1. Access the instance
  2. Generate any form which has the date field
  3. Notice that date format of the date field is in US format MM/DD/YYYY


PDFForm uses standard US date (MM/DD/YYYY)


  1. Go to Super Admin
  2. Locate the Form and Date field ( for eg: Date of birth)
  3. Modify the format as shown in the below screen shot
    a) Delete the HR Data Key
    b) Manually enter the data as shown below {HRDataKey,DateFormat=dd/MM/yyyy}
    Uk date format.png
  4. Go to Onboarding from BizX
  5. Go to Settings>PDF Form
  6. Locate the form and field and select the HRDateKey in "Input value" section, and click on update
    Input Value.png

See Also

2160567 - How to Display Date Fields in UK format during the Process - Onboarding 1.0


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