Java Format - Java DateFormat .getDateTimeInstance (int dateStyle, int timeStyle)


DateFormat.getDateTimeInstance(int dateStyle, int timeStyle) has the following syntax.

public static final DateFormat getDateTimeInstance(int dateStyle,    int timeStyle)


In the following code shows how to use DateFormat.getDateTimeInstance(int dateStyle, int timeStyle) method.

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

public class Main {
  public static void main(String[] args) {
    Date date = new Date();

    // Format date in a short format
    String today = DateFormat.getDateTimeInstance(DateFormat.SHORT, DateFormat.SHORT).format(date);
    System.out.println("Today " + today);

    // Format date in a medium format
    today = DateFormat.getDateTimeInstance(DateFormat.MEDIUM, DateFormat.MEDIUM).format(date);
    System.out.println("Today " + today);

    // Format date in a long format
    today = DateFormat.getDateTimeInstance(DateFormat.LONG, DateFormat.LONG).format(date);
    System.out.println("Today " + today);

The code above generates the following result.