toDateString Method (Date) (JavaScript)

Returns a date as a string value.

Syntax


objDate.toDateString( )  

Remarks

The required objDate reference is a Date object.

The toDateString method returns a string value containing the date, in the current time zone, in a convenient, easily read format.

Requirements

Supported in the following document modes: Quirks, Internet Explorer 6 standards, Internet Explorer 7 standards, Internet Explorer 8 standards, Internet Explorer 9 standards, Internet Explorer 10 standards, Internet Explorer 11 standards. Also supported Store apps (Windows 8 and Windows Phone 8.1). See Version Information.

Applies To: Date Object

See Also

toTimeString Method (Date)
toLocaleDateString Method (Date)