NSDateFormatter NSDateFormatter Class

Definition

Used to parse and render dates in various forms.

[Foundation.Register("NSDateFormatter", true)]
public class NSDateFormatter : Foundation.NSFormatter
type NSDateFormatter = class
    inherit NSFormatter
Inheritance
Attributes

Constructors

NSDateFormatter() NSDateFormatter()

Default constructor that initializes a new instance of this class with no parameters.

NSDateFormatter(IntPtr) NSDateFormatter(IntPtr)

A constructor used when creating managed representations of unmanaged objects; Called by the runtime.

NSDateFormatter(NSCoder) NSDateFormatter(NSCoder)

A constructor that initializes the object from the data stored in the unarchiver object.

NSDateFormatter(NSObjectFlag) NSDateFormatter(NSObjectFlag)

Constructor to call on derived classes to skip initialization and merely allocate the object.

Properties

AMSymbol AMSymbol

The AM symbol for this formatter.

Behavior Behavior

The NSDateFormatterBehavior object for this formatter.

Calendar Calendar

The calendar for this formatter.

Class Class Inherited from NSObject
ClassHandle ClassHandle

The handle for this class.

DateFormat DateFormat

The date format string used by this formatter.

DateStyle DateStyle

The date style used by this formatter.

DebugDescription DebugDescription

A developer-meaningful description of this object.

(Inherited from NSObject)
DefaultBehavior DefaultBehavior

Factory method producing default NSDateFormatterBehavior.

DefaultDate DefaultDate

The default date for this formatter.

Description Description

Description of the object, the Objective-C version of ToString.

(Inherited from NSObject)
DoesRelativeDateFormatting DoesRelativeDateFormatting
EraSymbols EraSymbols

The array of era symbols for this formatter.

FormattingContext FormattingContext
GeneratesCalendarDates GeneratesCalendarDates

Developers should not use this method.

GregorianStartDate GregorianStartDate

The start date of the Gregorian calendar.

Handle Handle

Handle (pointer) to the unmanaged object representation.

(Inherited from NSObject)
IsDirectBinding IsDirectBinding Inherited from NSObject
IsLenient IsLenient

Whether this formatter uses heuristics when parsing a string.

IsProxy IsProxy Inherited from NSObject
Locale Locale

The locale of this formatter.

LongEraSymbols LongEraSymbols

The long era symbols for this formatter.

MonthSymbols MonthSymbols

The month symbols for this formatter.

PMSymbol PMSymbol

The PM symbol of this formatter.

QuarterSymbols QuarterSymbols

The quarter symbols of this formatter.

RetainCount RetainCount

Returns the current Objective-C retain count for the object.

(Inherited from NSObject)
Self Self Inherited from NSObject
ShortMonthSymbols ShortMonthSymbols

The short month symbols of this formatter.

ShortQuarterSymbols ShortQuarterSymbols

The short quarter symbols for this formatter.

ShortStandaloneMonthSymbols ShortStandaloneMonthSymbols

The standalone month symbols for this formatter.

ShortStandaloneQuarterSymbols ShortStandaloneQuarterSymbols

The short standalone quarter symbols for this formatter.

ShortStandaloneWeekdaySymbols ShortStandaloneWeekdaySymbols

The short standalone weekday symbols for this formatter.

ShortWeekdaySymbols ShortWeekdaySymbols

The short weekday symbols for this formatter.

StandaloneMonthSymbols StandaloneMonthSymbols

The standalone month symbols for this formatter.

StandaloneQuarterSymbols StandaloneQuarterSymbols

The standalone quarter symbols for this formatter.

StandaloneWeekdaySymbols StandaloneWeekdaySymbols

The standalone weekday symbols for this formatter.

Superclass Superclass Inherited from NSObject
SuperHandle SuperHandle

Handle used to represent the methods in the base class for this NSObject.

(Inherited from NSObject)
TimeStyle TimeStyle

The time style for this formatter.

TimeZone TimeZone

The time zone for this formatter.

TwoDigitStartDate TwoDigitStartDate

The earliest date that can be specified with a two-digit year specifier.

VeryShortMonthSymbols VeryShortMonthSymbols

The very short month symbols for this formatter.

VeryShortStandaloneMonthSymbols VeryShortStandaloneMonthSymbols

The very short month symbols for this formatter.

VeryShortStandaloneWeekdaySymbols VeryShortStandaloneWeekdaySymbols

The very short standalone weekday symbols for this formatter.

VeryShortWeekdaySymbols VeryShortWeekdaySymbols

The very short weekday symbols for this formatter.

WeekdaySymbols WeekdaySymbols

The weekday symbols for this formatter.

Zone Zone Inherited from NSObject

Methods

AddObserver(NSObject, NSString, NSKeyValueObservingOptions, IntPtr) AddObserver(NSObject, NSString, NSKeyValueObservingOptions, IntPtr)

Registers an object for being observed externally (using NSString keyPath).   Observed changes are dispatched to the observer’s object ObserveValue(NSString, NSObject, NSDictionary, IntPtr) method.

(Inherited from NSObject)
AddObserver(NSObject, String, NSKeyValueObservingOptions, IntPtr) AddObserver(NSObject, String, NSKeyValueObservingOptions, IntPtr)

Registers an object for being observed externally (using string keyPath).   Observed changes are dispatched to the observer’s object ObserveValue(NSString, NSObject, NSDictionary, IntPtr) method.

(Inherited from NSObject)
AddObserver(NSString, NSKeyValueObservingOptions, Action<NSObservedChange>) AddObserver(NSString, NSKeyValueObservingOptions, Action<NSObservedChange>)

Registers an object for being observed externally using an arbitrary method.

(Inherited from NSObject)
AddObserver(String, NSKeyValueObservingOptions, Action<NSObservedChange>) AddObserver(String, NSKeyValueObservingOptions, Action<NSObservedChange>)

Registers an object for being observed externally using an arbitrary method.

(Inherited from NSObject)
AwakeFromNib() AwakeFromNib()

Called after the object has been loaded from the nib file. Overriders must call base.AwakeFromNib().

(Inherited from NSObject)
BeginInvokeOnMainThread(Action) BeginInvokeOnMainThread(Action) Inherited from NSObject
BeginInvokeOnMainThread(Selector, NSObject) BeginInvokeOnMainThread(Selector, NSObject)

Invokes asynchrously the specified code on the main UI thread.

(Inherited from NSObject)
Bind(NSString, NSObject, String, NSDictionary) Bind(NSString, NSObject, String, NSDictionary) Inherited from NSObject
Bind(String, NSObject, String, NSDictionary) Bind(String, NSObject, String, NSDictionary) Inherited from NSObject
BindingInfo(String) BindingInfo(String) Inherited from NSObject
BindingOptionDescriptions(String) BindingOptionDescriptions(String) Inherited from NSObject
BindingValueClass(String) BindingValueClass(String) Inherited from NSObject
CommitEditing() CommitEditing() Inherited from NSObject
CommitEditing(NSObject, Selector, IntPtr) CommitEditing(NSObject, Selector, IntPtr) Inherited from NSObject
ConformsToProtocol(IntPtr) ConformsToProtocol(IntPtr)

Invoked to determine if this object implements the specified protocol.

(Inherited from NSObject)
Copy() Copy()

Performs a copy of the underlying Objective-C object.

(Inherited from NSObject)
Copy(NSZone) Copy(NSZone)

Performs a copy of the underlying Objective-C object.

(Inherited from NSFormatter)
DangerousAutorelease() DangerousAutorelease() Inherited from NSObject
DangerousRelease() DangerousRelease() Inherited from NSObject
DangerousRetain() DangerousRetain() Inherited from NSObject
DidChange(NSKeyValueChange, NSIndexSet, NSString) DidChange(NSKeyValueChange, NSIndexSet, NSString)

Indicates a change occurred to the indexes for a to-many relationship.

(Inherited from NSObject)
DidChange(NSString, NSKeyValueSetMutationKind, NSSet) DidChange(NSString, NSKeyValueSetMutationKind, NSSet) Inherited from NSObject
DidChangeValue(String) DidChangeValue(String)

Indicates that a change occurred on the specified key.

(Inherited from NSObject)
Dispose() Dispose()

Releases the resources used by the NSObject object.

(Inherited from NSObject)
Dispose(Boolean) Dispose(Boolean)

Releases the resources used by the NSObject object.

(Inherited from NSObject)
DoesNotRecognizeSelector(Selector) DoesNotRecognizeSelector(Selector)

Indicates that this object does not recognize the specified selector.

(Inherited from NSObject)
EditingStringFor(NSObject) EditingStringFor(NSObject) Inherited from NSFormatter
EncodeTo(NSCoder) EncodeTo(NSCoder)

Encodes the state of the object on the provided encoder

(Inherited from NSFormatter)
Equals(NSObject) Equals(NSObject) Inherited from NSObject
Equals(Object) Equals(Object) Inherited from NSObject
ExposedBindings() ExposedBindings() Inherited from NSObject
GetAttributedString(NSObject, NSDictionary<NSString,NSObject>) GetAttributedString(NSObject, NSDictionary<NSString,NSObject>) Inherited from NSFormatter
GetAttributedString(NSObject, NSStringAttributes) GetAttributedString(NSObject, NSStringAttributes) Inherited from NSFormatter
GetAttributedString(NSObject, UIStringAttributes) GetAttributedString(NSObject, UIStringAttributes) Inherited from NSFormatter
GetBindingInfo(NSString) GetBindingInfo(NSString) Inherited from NSObject
GetBindingOptionDescriptions(NSString) GetBindingOptionDescriptions(NSString) Inherited from NSObject
GetBindingValueClass(NSString) GetBindingValueClass(NSString) Inherited from NSObject
GetDateFormatFromTemplate(String, nuint, NSLocale) GetDateFormatFromTemplate(String, nuint, NSLocale)
GetDictionaryOfValuesFromKeys(NSString[]) GetDictionaryOfValuesFromKeys(NSString[])

Retrieves the values of the specified keys.

(Inherited from NSObject)
GetHashCode() GetHashCode()

Generates a hash code for the current instance.

(Inherited from NSObject)
GetMethodForSelector(Selector) GetMethodForSelector(Selector) Inherited from NSObject
GetNativeField(String) GetNativeField(String) Inherited from NSObject
GetNativeHash() GetNativeHash() Inherited from NSObject
GetObjectValue(NSObject, String, NSString) GetObjectValue(NSObject, String, NSString) Inherited from NSFormatter
Init() Init() Inherited from NSObject
InitializeHandle(IntPtr) InitializeHandle(IntPtr) Inherited from NSObject
InitializeHandle(IntPtr, String) InitializeHandle(IntPtr, String) Inherited from NSObject
Invoke(Action, Double) Invoke(Action, Double) Inherited from NSObject
Invoke(Action, TimeSpan) Invoke(Action, TimeSpan) Inherited from NSObject
InvokeOnMainThread(Action) InvokeOnMainThread(Action) Inherited from NSObject
InvokeOnMainThread(Selector, NSObject) InvokeOnMainThread(Selector, NSObject)

Invokes synchrously the specified code on the main UI thread.

(Inherited from NSObject)
IsEqual(NSObject) IsEqual(NSObject) Inherited from NSObject
IsKindOfClass(Class) IsKindOfClass(Class) Inherited from NSObject
IsMemberOfClass(Class) IsMemberOfClass(Class) Inherited from NSObject
IsPartialStringValid(String, NSRange, String, NSRange, NSString) IsPartialStringValid(String, NSRange, String, NSRange, NSString) Inherited from NSFormatter
IsPartialStringValid(String, NSRange, String, NSRange, String) IsPartialStringValid(String, NSRange, String, NSRange, String) Inherited from NSFormatter
IsPartialStringValid(String, String, NSString) IsPartialStringValid(String, String, NSString) Inherited from NSFormatter
MarkDirty() MarkDirty()

Promotes a regular peer object (IsDirectBinding is true) into a toggleref object.

(Inherited from NSObject)
MutableCopy() MutableCopy()

Creates a mutable copy of the specified NSObject.

(Inherited from NSObject)
ObjectDidEndEditing(NSObject) ObjectDidEndEditing(NSObject) Inherited from NSObject
ObserveValue(NSString, NSObject, NSDictionary, IntPtr) ObserveValue(NSString, NSObject, NSDictionary, IntPtr)

Indicates that the value at the specified keyPath relative to this object has changed.

(Inherited from NSObject)
Parse(String) Parse(String)

Attempts to convert a string into an NSDate.

PerformSelector(Selector) PerformSelector(Selector) Inherited from NSObject
PerformSelector(Selector, NSObject) PerformSelector(Selector, NSObject) Inherited from NSObject
PerformSelector(Selector, NSObject, Double) PerformSelector(Selector, NSObject, Double)

Invokes the selector on the current instance and if the obj is not null, it passes this as its single parameter.

(Inherited from NSObject)
PerformSelector(Selector, NSObject, Double, NSString[]) PerformSelector(Selector, NSObject, Double, NSString[]) Inherited from NSObject
PerformSelector(Selector, NSObject, NSObject) PerformSelector(Selector, NSObject, NSObject) Inherited from NSObject
PerformSelector(Selector, NSThread, NSObject, Boolean) PerformSelector(Selector, NSThread, NSObject, Boolean) Inherited from NSObject
PerformSelector(Selector, NSThread, NSObject, Boolean, NSString[]) PerformSelector(Selector, NSThread, NSObject, Boolean, NSString[]) Inherited from NSObject
PrepareForInterfaceBuilder() PrepareForInterfaceBuilder() Inherited from NSObject
RemoveObserver(NSObject, NSString) RemoveObserver(NSObject, NSString)

Stops the specified observer from receiving further notifications of changed values for the specified keyPath.

(Inherited from NSObject)
RemoveObserver(NSObject, NSString, IntPtr) RemoveObserver(NSObject, NSString, IntPtr)

Stops the specified observer from receiving further notifications of changed values for the specified keyPath and context.

(Inherited from NSObject)
RemoveObserver(NSObject, String) RemoveObserver(NSObject, String)

Stops the specified observer from receiving further notifications of changed values for the specified keyPath.

(Inherited from NSObject)
RemoveObserver(NSObject, String, IntPtr) RemoveObserver(NSObject, String, IntPtr)

Stops the specified observer from receiving further notifications of changed values for the specified keyPath and context.

(Inherited from NSObject)
RespondsToSelector(Selector) RespondsToSelector(Selector)

Whether this object recognizes the specified selector.

(Inherited from NSObject)
SetLocalizedDateFormatFromTemplate(String) SetLocalizedDateFormatFromTemplate(String)
SetNativeField(String, NSObject) SetNativeField(String, NSObject) Inherited from NSObject
SetNilValueForKey(NSString) SetNilValueForKey(NSString)

Sets the value of the specified key to null.

(Inherited from NSObject)
SetValueForKey(NSObject, NSString) SetValueForKey(NSObject, NSString)

Sets the value of the property specified by the key to the specified value.

(Inherited from NSObject)
SetValueForKeyPath(IntPtr, NSString) SetValueForKeyPath(IntPtr, NSString)

A constructor used when creating managed representations of unmanaged objects; Called by the runtime.

(Inherited from NSObject)
SetValueForKeyPath(NSObject, NSString) SetValueForKeyPath(NSObject, NSString)

Sets the value of a property that can be reached using a keypath.

(Inherited from NSObject)
SetValueForUndefinedKey(NSObject, NSString) SetValueForUndefinedKey(NSObject, NSString)

Indicates an attempt to write a value to an undefined key. If not overridden, raises an NSUndefinedKeyException.

(Inherited from NSObject)
SetValuesForKeysWithDictionary(NSDictionary) SetValuesForKeysWithDictionary(NSDictionary)

Sets the values of this NSObject to those in the specified dictionary.

(Inherited from NSObject)
StringFor(NSObject) StringFor(NSObject) Inherited from NSFormatter
ToLocalizedString(NSDate, NSDateFormatterStyle, NSDateFormatterStyle) ToLocalizedString(NSDate, NSDateFormatterStyle, NSDateFormatterStyle)

Static method to create a localized string, using the specified date, dateStyle, and timeStyle.

ToString() ToString()

Returns a string representation of the value of the current instance.

(Inherited from NSObject)
ToString(NSDate) ToString(NSDate)

Returns a string representation of the value of the current instance.

Unbind(NSString) Unbind(NSString) Inherited from NSObject
Unbind(String) Unbind(String) Inherited from NSObject
ValueForKey(NSString) ValueForKey(NSString)

Returns the value of the property associated with the specified key.

(Inherited from NSObject)
ValueForKeyPath(NSString) ValueForKeyPath(NSString)

Returns the value of a property that can be reached using a keypath.

(Inherited from NSObject)
ValueForUndefinedKey(NSString) ValueForUndefinedKey(NSString)

Indicates an attempt to read a value of an undefined key. If not overridden, raises an NSUndefinedKeyException.

(Inherited from NSObject)
WillChange(NSKeyValueChange, NSIndexSet, NSString) WillChange(NSKeyValueChange, NSIndexSet, NSString)

Indicates that the values of the specified indices in the specified key are about to change.

(Inherited from NSObject)
WillChange(NSString, NSKeyValueSetMutationKind, NSSet) WillChange(NSString, NSKeyValueSetMutationKind, NSSet) Inherited from NSObject
WillChangeValue(String) WillChangeValue(String)

Indicates that the value of the specified key is about to change.

(Inherited from NSObject)

Extension Methods

ObjectDidBeginEditing(NSObject, INSEditor) ObjectDidBeginEditing(NSObject, INSEditor)
ObjectDidEndEditing(NSObject, INSEditor) ObjectDidEndEditing(NSObject, INSEditor)
GetValidModes(NSObject, NSFontPanel) GetValidModes(NSObject, NSFontPanel)
ValidateToolbarItem(NSObject, NSToolbarItem) ValidateToolbarItem(NSObject, NSToolbarItem)
GetDebugDescription(INSObjectProtocol) GetDebugDescription(INSObjectProtocol)
AcceptsPreviewPanelControl(NSObject, QLPreviewPanel) AcceptsPreviewPanelControl(NSObject, QLPreviewPanel)
BeginPreviewPanelControl(NSObject, QLPreviewPanel) BeginPreviewPanelControl(NSObject, QLPreviewPanel)
EndPreviewPanelControl(NSObject, QLPreviewPanel) EndPreviewPanelControl(NSObject, QLPreviewPanel)
GetAccessibilityCustomRotors(NSObject) GetAccessibilityCustomRotors(NSObject)

Gets the array of UIAccessibilityCustomRotor objects appropriate for this object.

SetAccessibilityCustomRotors(NSObject, UIAccessibilityCustomRotor[]) SetAccessibilityCustomRotors(NSObject, UIAccessibilityCustomRotor[])

Sets the array of UIAccessibilityCustomRotor objects appropriate for this object.

Applies to

See also