This action sets the name and value of a new or existing field and sets the field type to date.
The Dates: Set Value of a Date Field action enables a user to quickly create a new date field or format an existing field into date format. For example, if a user-inputted field needed to be modified to add 7 days, this action could ensure the input is formatted as a date prior to the Dates: Adjust a date action.
Output field value
- Leave blank for the default YYYY-MM-DD format
- For other formats, enter the format of the Output field value date, following the options found in the help article https://help.catalytic.com/hc/en-us/articles/115003905492.
Output field name
The Output field name will display the result, with the formatting specified by the Input format. For example, the result may be January 01,1969.
- This action can help you ensure that a field is in the correct format, before using additional actions that require that format