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toLocaleDateString()  Date   instance method

Description

Returns a locale specific string of the date portion of the specified date.

Syntax


Signature Description
aDate.toLocaleDateString()Returns a locale specific string of the date portion of the specified date.

Parameters

None.

Examples

The code below shows an example of the toLocaleDateString() method of Date.




// Create a Date instance for the current date and time.
var todaysDate = new Date();

alert(todaysDate);
alert(todaysDate.toLocaleDateString() + 
  ' = Locale Date portion of a Date object');


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