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toString()  Date  instance method

Description

Returns a locale specific string representation of the specifed date.

This method overrides the toString() method of Object.

Syntax


Signature Description
aDate.toString()Returns a locale specific string representation of the specifed date.

Parameters

None.

Examples

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




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

alert(todaysDate.toString());


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