On Sat, Mar 10, 2012 at 3:26 PM, Oliver Sims <firstname.lastname@example.org>
The ooDialog reference
(7636) says, of the SHORT and TIME styles:
The format displays like: 6/22/11.
The format displays like: 5:31:42
On my system (in the
UK), they display like this:
Yeah, that's right Oliver. The exact display is probably dependent on the system setting. On some systems, maybe it will be 06/22/2011. People can customize their time and date displays in the Control Panel under Region and Languages.
Maybe add text to say
(e.g.), "The precise format of time and date for SHORT and TIME will depend on
the locale. The formats shown above are true for the
What I put down is what the Microsoft documentation says it is going to be for those styles. I thought I had a blanket statement in the first chapter saying that things vary between different versions of Windows and different regions, but I can't find it now.
There should be a general statement that things vary, descriptions in most places are what Microsoft says about it, your mileage may vary. ;-)