DatePreference indicates a user's preferred date format. The available options are listed below.


Name Type Description
DATE-FORMAT-FROM-LOCALE string Use the format based on the user's locale.
DATE-FORMAT-MM-DD-YYYY string Use a MM-DD-YYYY format for dates.
DATE-FORMAT-DD-MM-YYYY string Use a DD-MM-YYYY format for dates.
DATE-FORMAT-DD-MM-YYYY.S string Use a DD.MM.YYYY format for dates.
DATE-FORMAT-YYYY-MM-DD string Use a YYYY-MM-DD format for dates.
DATE-FORMAT-LEAVE-UNCHANGED string Do not change the current date format. Sent by default if not specified.


DatePreference is used to determine how dates display to users. The various date formats are returned in the datePreference parameter of the GetUsers response. See UserInfo for more information.


The following XML shows DatePreference as seen in the return element of the GetUsers call.