This workflow activity gives you properties of a datetime that you can’t get from CRM, things like the day of the week, or the month of the year.

Usage Examples:

  • You want to set a reminder for today + 15 days, but if it’s a Sunday then add an extra day
  • Easily compare date parts in Check conditions (if date part month equals November…)

Input Parameters

Parameter Name Type Description Default
Date to Evaluate Date Time The datetime that you want metadata of. {null}

Output Parameters

Parameter Name Type Description
Day of Week (Option Set) Option Set The day of the week as an Option Set; best used in Check conditions. Sunday – Saturday
Day of Week (Name) Text The day of the week as text; best used for displaying the day.
Day of Month Whole Number The day of the month, from 1 – 31
Day of Year Whole Number The day of the year, from 1 – 366. This is useful if you need to know the ordinal/Julian date for government work.
Month of Year (1 – 12) Whole Number The number of the month
Month of Year (Option Set) Option Set The month of year as an Option Set; best used in Check conditions. January – December
Month of Year (Name) Text The month of year as text; best used for displaying the month.
Year Whole Number A number representing the year part of the date.
Hour of the Day (0 – 23) Whole Number A number representing the hour part of the date.
Minute Whole Number A number representing the minute part of the date.