All samples are using Ink.requireModules, please read how to use it at Ink.requireModules section

Ink.Util.Date_1 class

Functions
Function name Description
.get(format, [_date]) Formats a date object.
.set([format], str_date) Creates a date object based on a format string.

.get(format, [_date]) method

Formats a date object.
This works exactly as php date() function. http://php.net/manual/en/function.date.php

Accepts

  • format

    The format in which the date it will be formatted.
  • _date

    The date to format. Can receive unix timestamp or a date object. Defaults to current time.

Code

Ink.requireModules(['Ink.Util.Date_1'], function(InkDate) {
             
    var date1 = InkDate.get('Y-m-d H:i:s');  // current date 
    Ink.log(date1);
    // 2014-04-07 03:31:34 

    // 1763830863 - is the Unix timestamp for 2025-11-22 17:01:03
    var date2 = InkDate.get('Y-m-d H:i:s', 1763830863); 
    Ink.log(date2);
    // 2025-11-22 17:01:03
});

.set([format], str_date) method

Creates a date object based on a format string.
This works exactly as php date() function. http://php.net/manual/en/function.date.php

Accepts

  • format

    The format in which the date will be formatted. Defaults to 'Y-m-d'
  • str_date

    The date formatted.

Code

Ink.requireModules(['Ink.Util.Date_1'], function(InkDate) {
             
    var date1 = InkDate.set('Y-m-d H:i:s', '2025-11-22 17:01:03'); 
    Ink.log(date1);
    // Date {Sat Nov 22 2025 17:01:03 GMT+0000 (WET)} 

    var date2 = InkDate.set('Y-m-d', '2014-05-19'); 
    Ink.log(date2);
    // Date {Mon May 19 2014 00:00:00 GMT+0100 (WEST)} 
});