The clock widget displays a system’s current date and time in both 24-hour and 12-hour formats. You can customize the widget’s preferred style, formatting, and additional display options.
This article provides the instructions to add and configure the Clock widget within the Advanced Channel.
Adding a Clock Widget
To add a Clock widget to your advanced channel, follow the instructions in the Adding Widgets section in the Widget: Add Widget to Advanced Channel article and select the Clock widget in the Widget Library.
Configuring a Clock Widget
To configure Clock widget’s properties, please follow the instructions below:
In your advanced channel layout, click the Clock widget under the Widgets section.
In the Widget Properties window, configure the common tabs as per this article: Widgets: Configure Widget Properties.
In the Widget Properties window, click the APPEARANCE tab, and edit the PROPERTIES section as per the table below:
VISIBILITY and PROPERTIES section
DATE and TIME tabs
- Change the font type, size, alignment, and color in the widget.
- Select the ‘12 hour’ or ‘24 hour’ option. Alternatively, to customize the date and time format, check the Use Date Pattern or Use Time Pattern checkbox.The table below lists the various possibilities of date and time patterns.
The following table details the definition of each pattern character:
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