GefTextFormat.SetFormatToTimeAbsolute (method)

Sets the format to be used for the TextExpression display.
Syntax: Boolean = object.SetFormatToTimeAbsolute ( TimeFormat )
Optional TimeFormat As String -
Description: The SetFormatToTimeAbsolute method sets the display format to display the value as time. The parameters correspond to the fields in the Text property page.


Sub GefTextFormat_SetFormatToTimeAbsolute()
    Dim oCimObj As GefObject
    Dim oCimTxtFmt As GefTextFormat
    Set oCimObj = CimGetObject
    Set oCimTxtFmt = oCimObj.TextFormat
    If Not oCimTxtFmt Is Nothing Then
        oCimTxtFmt.TextExpression = "$Project.DateTime"
        CimGetScreen.Refresh False
        If oCimTxtFmt.SetFormatToTimeAbsolute("MM/dd/yyyy HH:mm:ss") = True Then
            CimGetScreen.Refresh False
            MsgBox "The value is now being displayed as absolute time"
        End If
        MsgBox "The object does not have any text to format"
    End If
End Sub