Return the current time

You can return the current time by using the NOW function.
This function returns the serial number of the current system date and time.


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1=TODAY() = Sunday 19 May 2024
2=NOW() = Sunday 19 May 2024 13:52:44
3=NOW()-TODAY() = 13:52:44

1 - Displays the current date. Custom format "dddd dd mmmm yyyy".
2 - Displays the current date and time. Custom format "dddd dd mmmm yyyy hh:mm:ss".


Shortcut Keys

(Ctrl + Shift + ;) - Enters the current time into the active cell


Built-in Functions

NOW - The date serial number of the current system date and time.
TODAY - The date serial number representing today's date.


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