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Date to DateTime Conversion issue



User is trying to assign a date value to a property of datetime property which is later saved to DB table.
They had both server and db time zones as MST.

The value saved in DB table is getting converted to previous date.

Property Name "TriggerDateTime="20170820";" converts to DB column name "TRIG_DATE="20170819";"

User observed that when the date as "20170820" got saved in clipboard as 20170820T040000.000 GMT.

When saving this value to DB this is getting converted to MST and storing as previous day value.

Error Messages

Not Applicable

Steps to Reproduce

Assign any date value to datetime property.

Root Cause

An issue in the custom application where the user has set the operator locale to "America/New_York".


Perform the following local-change:

Set the operator locale to "America/Phoenix".

Published December 15, 2017 - Updated October 8, 2020

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