Get External Time Info Activity


Obtains information about the current time of the external application.

Inheritance Hierarchy:



This activity obtains the current time zone offset of the client environment.

In a Workflow:

You would use this activity if you needed to obtain the time zone offset of the end user.


Name Description


Display Name


You can change the name of an activity to one that describes what it does. A descriptive name can make a workflow easier to interpret and maintain.

External Id

An activity handler within a client can reference this particular activity using this external identifier.

Out Arguments

UTC Offset

The difference (in milliseconds) between the current date time of the client environment and Coordinated Universal Time (UTC).

Version Information:

Supported from: Geocortex Essentials 4.2, Geocortex Viewer for Silverlight 2.3, Geocortex Viewer for HTML5 2.3.