Support Article

Need to change "Generated on" Date Time format on a report



In a report launched from the Report browser, the 'Generated date', that is, pxQueryTimeStamp, is displaying date as "Generated on May 03,2017 12:48:39".

The requirement is to display this date in the format of "Generated on Wednesday 03 May 2017 12:48:39".

Error Messages

Not Applicable

Steps to Reproduce

  1. Launch the Manager portal and choose Report from left panel menu.
  2. Launch any Report from any Category. When this Report gets launched, the 'Generated On' field will appear on the top right corner.
  3. Note that it is not possible to change the display format of the 'Generated on' date from Designer Studio portal, all corresponding Sections are marked as 'Final'.

Root Cause

It is a product enhancement.

A new section for PYDISPLAYREPORTGENERATEDDATETIME is created as available sections so developer can configure the custom format datetime.


Apply HFix-34284 to resolve this issue.

Published May 13, 2017 - Updated June 6, 2017

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