Retrieving Date and Time From a Remote Computer

J. Landman Gay jacque at hyperactivesw.com
Tue Aug 16 13:37:14 EDT 2011


On 8/16/11 12:31 PM, Gregory Lypny wrote:
> Hi Stephen,
>
> Yes, and Bob Sneidar has kindly provided us with a function that does
> that (see "Re: Grabbing the Date and Time From a Time Server on the
> Internet”).  The only thing it lacks at the moment is the year.  I
> asked about doing the same with a remote computer only to explore an
> alternative.

I'm not sure if your setup will allow it, but the actual delivery date 
and time will be listed on the server. Can you just retrieve the date 
from there, separately from the client app? Does the date need to be 
embedded in the file itself?

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Jacqueline Landman Gay         |     jacque at hyperactivesw.com
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