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Re: Date in Header/Footer ??

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  • Subject: [mg10377] Re: Date in Header/Footer ??
  • From: "P.J. Hinton" <>
  • Date: Mon, 12 Jan 1998 04:10:08 -0500
  • Organization: "Wolfram Research, Inc."
  • References: <694bl1$>

On 9 Jan 1998, Kowald wrote:

> Hello,
> I'm using Mathematica 3.0 and I would like to have the current date in
> the Header/Footer when I print my notebooks. Examples are given for the
> filename or page number but not for the date. Can anyone help ???

Just add a ValueBox or change the arguments to the ValueBoxes that you
have in there.  Here are some possibilities since you didn't say what
form you wanted the dat

	ValueBox["Date"]	1/9/98
	ValueBox["DateLong"]	Friday, January 9, 1998

Or you can use pieces to build a date the way you like it.  This


creates the output "9.1.1998" in italics.

See the FAQ pages:

for more information.

To see what arguments a ValueBox can take, click open the Input ->
Create Value Display Object....  The dialog box has several of those
expandable scroll menus that break the values down into groups.

P.J. Hinton
Mathematica Programming Group  Wolfram
Research, Inc.        

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