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The dynamic element Clock shows data and/or time in the picture. As an additional possibility the value of a variable can be displayed as a duration of time.

After free positioning of the element in a picture or after selection with a mouse click the properties of the element can be edited in the properties window.

Example Example

Value of the variable/ Format






The time difference is defined in seconds.

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Variables can also be linked to the element by Drag&Drop.

If the time difference is displayed, the element Clock can be linked to variables of all data types except string and Boolean.

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It is also possible to display negative values. If the variable value is -60 and the setting for the display is mm:ss, -01:00 is displayed. Thus if
-01:40 is this displayed, the resulting variable value is -100.

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With absolute time the element Clock does not support tooltips and context menus.