The following date formatting codes are used in conjunction with date merge fields.







Examples:

Here are several common examples of how to format your date field. Let’s say the field we’re formatting is OPPORTUNITY_CLOSEDATE and that it contains the date 03/03/2008.



Here are some helpful tips to format date fields for Conga:

Add a “picture switch” to the field. To do this: Right-click and choose “Toggle Field Codes”

Remove “\* MERGEFORMAT”, if it appears

Include a picture switch similar to “\@ MM/dd/yyyy” or “\@ dd-MMM-yyyy

Helpful tip for HTML Email Templates:

Format a date field in Conga Email Templates in HTML for the am/pm switch:

{Date \@ "h:mmtt"}​