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Version: 8.1

system.date.getTimezoneRawOffset

This function is used in Python Scripting.

Description

Returns the current timezone offset versus UTC, not taking daylight savings into account.

Client Permission Restrictions

This scripting function has no Client Permission restrictions.

Syntax

system.date.getTimezoneRawOffset()

Parameters

Nothing

Returns

Double - The timezone offset.

Scope

Gateway, Vision Client, Perspective Session

Code Examples

Code Snippet
# This example will give the Raw timezone offset (ignoring daylight savings) for the computers current timezone.

print system.date.getTimezoneRawOffset() # returns -8.0 (if you are in the Pacific Timezone)

Keywords

system date getTimezoneRawOffset, date.getTimezoneRawOffset