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System Fields for Date and Time
The following table shows the system fields that contain information about date and time.
|System Field||Type||Length||Content||GET TIME|
||c||1||Flag for summer time in the system time zone. During summer time, "X", otherwise " ".||-|
||b||-||Factory calendar weekday in the system time zone. "1" for Monday, ..., "5" for Friday.||-|
||i||-||Time difference between the system time andUTC reference time in seconds, ignoring summer time.||-|
||c||6||User time zone||-|
The values of all system fields in this table are implicitly set when the program is started, every time a
screen layout of a
screen is sent, and when the
internal mode is set.
The last column of the table shows which of the system fields can be updated explicitly using the statement
The content of
sy-zonlo is the user time zone described under
System Time Zone and User Time Zone. The local
sy-timlo that make reference to the user time zone are determined from the
system time and the system date.
Other versions: 7.31 | 7.40 | 7.54