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Need some help with diaplying the current date in footer

I have defined a PDF stylesheet for a space i would like to include the current date in the footer whenever i print the page. I used the @bottom-left { to define the footer. Is there a function to print date in the footer.

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Hi Karthik, 

By default, Confluence doesn't have this option, but it can be done through macros. 

Steven posted this answer in 2014 at https://community.atlassian.com/t5/Confluence-questions/Insert-current-date-into-Confluence-page/qaq-p/313517 you can try, but be aware it may no longer work. 

There are also other topics about "displaying the current date" in the below questions:

In the third post, @Matthew J. Horn wrote:

You can use the dateFormatter's formatGivenString() method to specify a format:

$action.dateFormatter.formatGivenString("dd-MMM-yyyy", $some_date)

Hope this helps!

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