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Re: st: display minutes and seconds?


From   Ulrich Kohler <kohler@wzb.eu>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: display minutes and seconds?
Date   Wed, 25 Aug 2010 19:20:04 +0200

Am Mittwoch, den 25.08.2010, 13:00 -0400 schrieb B. Timothy Walsh:
> I've read in some dates/times, and would like to be able to see not only 
> month-date-year, but also hours:minutes:seconds. I think I can see how to 
> extract these if I want to compose a string, but it would be useful to see 
> such details in the data editor. Is there a way to format? (In looking for 
> a solution, I'm starting to think not.)
> I'm a novice STATA user, running STATA-11.


. gen t = tc(15jun2004 12:00:00)
. format %tc t
. list t
. edit t
. browse t

See - help dates_and_times##formatting- for other ways to format dates
and times.

Uli


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