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3219289 - Time Validation Using Rule Editor Not Return Local Time


You have created a UI rule using the NOW() function, however it is not returning local time.


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The rule function NOW() only shows the current time in UTC, no matter what the timezone has been set for the user.

For example: 2022-06-30T00:47:26.818Z


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This follows the format defined by the sensible practical standard, ISO 8601. The T separates the date portion from the time-of-day portion and the Z on the end means UTC.


This is the standard system behavior.

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