Your achievements

Level 1

0% to

Level 2

Tip /
Sign in

Sign in to Community

to gain points, level up, and earn exciting badges like the new
BedrockMission!

Learn more

View all

Sign in to view all badges

SOLVED

Find number of days between system date and Offer date

akramullak35861
Level 3
Level 3

In ACC WebApp I am trying to get the number of days between System date and Offer date with the below syntax but I dont get anything, even tried converting just to "%2M/%2D/%4Y" that also does not work when used with DaysDiff function. 

 

ctx.vars.OfferDate= formatDate(ctx.recipient.Offer_Date,"%2M/%2D/%4Y %02H:%02N:%02S");

ctx.vars.SysDate = formatDate(getCurrentDate(),"%2M/%2D/%4Y %02H:%02N:%02S")

ctx.vars.datediff = DaysDiff(ctx.vars.OfferDate, ctx.vars.SysDate )

 

Also tried javascript  syntax, this also does not work

ctx.vars.SysDt=ctx.vars.SysDate.getTime();

ctx.vars.OfferDt =ctx.vars.OfferDate.getTime(); 

ctx.vars.Time_Diff = ctx.vars.SysDt - ctx.vars.OfferDt;
ctx.vars.Date_Diff = ctx.vars.Time_Diff/(1000 * 3600 * 24);

 

 

 

 

 

 

1 Accepted Solution
wodnicki
Correct answer by
Community Advisor
Community Advisor

Hi,

 

The JS is:

 

new Date() - new Date(ctx.vars.OfferDate)

 

 

Be aware that you're comparing 2 clocks here- the one on the db server and the one on the app server.

A more consistent approach would be to do the math on the db: DaysAgo(@Offer_Date) or whichever resolution is desired.

 

Thanks,

-Jon

View solution in original post

4 Replies
akramullak35861
Level 3
Level 3

Can someone move this query to Adobe Campaign Classic please.

prasannakumarmarru
Level 4
Level 4

Hi,

You should use GetDate() function  instead of getcurrentdate()

Thanks!

wodnicki
Correct answer by
Community Advisor
Community Advisor

Hi,

 

The JS is:

 

new Date() - new Date(ctx.vars.OfferDate)

 

 

Be aware that you're comparing 2 clocks here- the one on the db server and the one on the app server.

A more consistent approach would be to do the math on the db: DaysAgo(@Offer_Date) or whichever resolution is desired.

 

Thanks,

-Jon

View solution in original post