Four different date formats for four countries: US, UK, GERMANY, FRANCE : Date Format « Data Type « Java Tutorial





import static java.text.DateFormat.FULL;
import static java.text.DateFormat.LONG;
import static java.text.DateFormat.MEDIUM;
import static java.text.DateFormat.SHORT;
import static java.util.Locale.FRANCE;
import static java.util.Locale.GERMANY;
import static java.util.Locale.UK;
import static java.util.Locale.US;

import java.text.DateFormat;
import java.util.Date;
import java.util.Locale;

public class MainClass {
  public static void main(String[] args) {
    Date today = new Date();
    Locale[] locales = { US, UK, GERMANY, FRANCE };
    int[] styles = { FULL, LONG, MEDIUM, SHORT };
    String[] styleNames = { "FULL", "LONG", "MEDIUM", "SHORT" };
    DateFormat fmt = null;
    for (Locale locale : locales) {
      System.out.println("\nThe Date for " + locale.getDisplayCountry() + ":");
      for (int i = 0; i < styles.length; i++) {
        fmt = DateFormat.getDateInstance(styles[i], locale);
        System.out.println("\tIn " + styleNames[i] + " is " + fmt.format(today));
      }
    }
  }
}
The Date for United States:
  In FULL is Tuesday, January 16, 2007
  In LONG is January 16, 2007
  In MEDIUM is Jan 16, 2007
  In SHORT is 1/16/07
The Date for United Kingdom:
  In FULL is 16 January 2007
  In LONG is 16 January 2007
  In MEDIUM is 16-Jan-2007
  In SHORT is 16/01/07
The Date for Germany:
  In FULL is Dienstag, 16. Januar 2007
  In LONG is 16. Januar 2007
  In MEDIUM is 16.01.2007
  In SHORT is 16.01.07
The Date for France:
  In FULL is mardi 16 janvier 2007
  In LONG is 16 janvier 2007
  In MEDIUM is 16 janv. 2007
  In SHORT is 16/01/07










2.41.Date Format
2.41.1.Date Parsing and Formatting with DateFormat
2.41.2.Parsing the Time Using a Custom Format
2.41.3.Parse with a custom format
2.41.4.Parse with a default format
2.41.5.Parse string date value input with SimpleDateFormat('dd-MMM-yy')
2.41.6.Parse a date and time
2.41.7.Parse string date value input with SimpleDateFormat('E, dd MMM yyyy HH:mm:ss Z')
2.41.8.Parse string date value with default format: DateFormat.getDateInstance(DateFormat.DEFAULT)
2.41.9.Leniency
2.41.10.Formatting String Symbols for SimpleDateFormat
2.41.11.SimpleDateFormat: hh:mm:ss, dd MMM yyyy hh:mm:ss zzz, E MMM dd yyyy
2.41.12.Simply format a date as YYYYMMDD
2.41.13.Express a duration in term of HH:MM:SS
2.41.14.Date Format with SimpleDateFormat
2.41.15.Demonstrate date formats with different DateFormat constants
2.41.16.Demonstrate time formats.
2.41.17.DateFormat.getDateTimeInstance(DateFormat.FULL,DateFormat.MEDIUM)
2.41.18.print out the current date and time
2.41.19.Date Era change
2.41.20.Format Date with System.out.format
2.41.21.SimpleDateFormat
2.41.22.Formatting Dates and Times
2.41.23.Four different date formats for four countries: US, UK, GERMANY, FRANCE
2.41.24.Various Date formatVarious Date format
2.41.25.Display date with day name in a short format
2.41.26.Display date with a short day and month name
2.41.27.Format a date into dd/mm/yyyy
2.41.28.Format current date and time with the SimpleDateFormat: dd/MM/yyyy
2.41.29.Format current date and time with the SimpleDateFormat: HH:mm:ss
2.41.30.Formatting Symbols for SimpleDateFormat
2.41.31.Formatting the Time Using a Custom Format
2.41.32.Change date formatting symbols
2.41.33.Get a List of Short Month Names
2.41.34.Get a List of Weekday Names
2.41.35.Get a List of Short Weekday Names
2.41.36.Time in 12-hour format
2.41.37.Time in 24-hour format
2.41.38.Date and time with month
2.41.39.Date and time with day and month fully spelled-out
2.41.40.Output current time: %tc
2.41.41.Formatter that caches formatted date information
2.41.42.RFC date format
2.41.43.A formatter that formats dates to show the elapsed time relative to some base date.