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#59279 (In Topic #12906)

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Not all langs use the AM/PM format


ocPortal looks exceedingly good, but there is one little thing that got my attention:

Why is there only the british date format?

I thought the international standard is 24 hour counting, so why isn't it possible to have the ability to choose? I only found the way Fritz (Nederlands) had done it by hacking code, but that feels a little bit too difficult for such a common thing.

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The internationalisation tutorial explains, essentially you do it via a language string.

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