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how do i convert unix timestamp to mm/dd/yyyy format?

Posted on 2004-10-06
Last Modified: 2008-03-17
how can i convert a unix timestamp to mm/dd/yyyy format in javascript?
Question by:skiboy825
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Hi skiboy825,

Didn't you ask this question already?

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StormyWaters earned 100 total points
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No, that's the opposite.
This is timestamp -> date,
that is date -> timestamp.

Just do this:

var myDate = new Date(unixtimestamp * 1000);

then use the parseDate function available at:

to convert it to any form you wish.
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Oops, that's my fault lol

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Thank you!

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