|* Unless you select a different format, the date and time are displayed in the format specified as part of the regional settings in Microsoft Windows Control Panel.
* If you select a format in the Field dialog box (Field command, Insert menu), Microsoft Word inserts a corresponding date-time picture switch.
* To use a format that's not shown in the Field dialog box, click Field Codes and type the format switch directly in the Field code box. Learn more about date-time picture switches.
* For the Microsoft documentation refer to support.microsoft.com