Web Page Date & Time Auto-Updater

  Pc.2 23:21 26 Jan 03
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Don't try saying that too fast.....anyway, anybody got any ideas where I can get a automatic updating Date/Time in HTML Code???
I have found a few expensive one's, but needless to say if I can get one for free then why pay for one? Thanks in advance.

Cliff

  ajm 23:58 26 Jan 03

<!-- ONE STEP TO INSTALL DATE & TIME SCROLL:

1. Add the coding into the BODY of your HTML document -->

<!-- STEP ONE: Copy this code into the BODY of your HTML document -->

<BODY>

<SCRIPT LANGUAGE="JavaScript">

<!-- This script and many more are available free online at -->
<!-- The JavaScript Source!! click here -->

<!-- Begin
var osd = " "
osd +="This is yet another JavaScript Scroll example ";
osd +="from the good folks at The JavaScript Source. ";
osd +="This one has the date and time at the front.";
osd +="Did you notice? It's coming around again, look! ";
osd +=" ";
var timer;
var msg = "";
function scrollMaster () {
msg = customDateSpring(new Date())
clearTimeout(timer)
msg += " " + showtime() + " " + osd
for (var i= 0; i < 100; i++){
msg = " " + msg;
}
scrollMe()
}
function scrollMe(){
window.status = msg;
msg = msg.substring(1, msg.length) + msg.substring(0,1);
timer = setTimeout("scrollMe()", 200);
}
function showtime (){
var now = new Date();
var hours= now.getHours();
var minutes= now.getMinutes();
var seconds= now.getSeconds();
var months= now.getMonth();
var dates= now.getDate();
var years= now.getYear();
var timeValue = ""
timeValue += ((months >9) ? "" : " ")
timeValue += ((dates >9) ? "" : " ")
timeValue = ( months +1)
timeValue +="/"+ dates
timeValue +="/"+ years
var ap="A.M."
if (hours == 12) {
ap = "P.M."
}
if (hours == 0) {
hours = 12
}
if(hours >= 13){
hours -= 12;
ap="P.M."
}
var timeValue2 = " " + hours
timeValue2 += ((minutes < 10) ? ":0":":") + minutes + " " + ap
return timeValue2;
}
function MakeArray(n) {
this.length = n
return this
}
monthNames = new MakeArray(12)
monthNames[1] = "Janurary"
monthNames[2] = "February"
monthNames[3] = "March"
monthNames[4] = "April"
monthNames[5] = "May"
monthNames[6] = "June"
monthNames[7] = "July"
monthNames[8] = "August"
monthNames[9] = "Sept."
monthNames[10] = "Oct."
monthNames[11] = "Nov."
monthNames[12] = "Dec."
daysNames = new MakeArray(7)
daysNames[1] = "Sunday"
daysNames[2] = "Monday"
daysNames[3] = "Tuesday"
daysNames[4] = "Wednesday"
daysNames[5] = "Thursday"
daysNames[6] = "Friday"
daysNames[7] = "Saturday"
function customDateSpring(oneDate) {
var theDay = daysNames[oneDate.getDay() +1]
var theDate =oneDate.getDate()
var theMonth = monthNames[oneDate.getMonth() +1]
var dayth="th"
if ((theDate == 1) || (theDate == 21) || (theDate == 31)) {
dayth="st";
}
if ((theDate == 2) || (theDate ==22)) {
dayth="nd";
}
if ((theDate== 3) || (theDate == 23)) {
dayth="rd";
}
return theDay + ", " + theMonth + " " + theDate + dayth + ","
}
scrollMaster();
// End -->
</SCRIPT>

<p><center>
<font face="arial, helvetica" size="-2">Free JavaScripts provided<br>
by <a href="click here">The JavaScript Source</a></font>
</center><p>

<!-- Script Size: 2.68 KB -->

  ajm 23:58 26 Jan 03
  Pc.2 23:16 27 Jan 03

Thankyou very much ajm for the response, I have succesfully added the HTML to my web page and it works just fine along the bottom taskbar.

Thanks again.
Cliff

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