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Convert String to Date Time

This action will automatically convert string value into datetime of the equivakent value in the assigned format.


  1. Name - By default, it is prefilled by the name of the action. You can change it based on your preferred action name.
  2. String Value - The value of the string you want to convert.
  3. Format - The format of the datetime value you want to be returned.

Demonstration on how to use it in a flow

  1. Drag and drop Convert Time Zone into the flow.
  2. Click the gear icon to open its settings. Google Docs Template
  3. The Name section is pre-filled by the action name but you can configure this section according to your preference. Google Docs Template
  4. In the String Value field, you can directly input your string value or click the parameter icon to choose the right token(s). Google Docs Template Google Docs Template
  5. In the Format, enter the datetime format you want the string value to be converted to. Google Docs Template


Upon executing the flow, this action will automatically convert a string value into datetime of equivalent value in the format assigned.