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


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"}​