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PHP Date Exercises : Print the current date in the specified format

PHP date: Exercise-3 with Solution

Write a PHP script to print the current date in the following format. To get current date's information you can use the date() function.

Sample format : (assume current date is September 01, 2013)
2013/09/01
13.09.01
01-09-13

Sample Solution:

PHP Code:

<?php
echo date("Y/m/d") . "\n";
echo date("y.m.d") . "\n";
echo date("d-m-y")."\n";
?>

Sample Output:

2017/02/16                                                  
17.02.16                                                    
16-02-17

Flowchart :

Flowchart: Print the current date in the specified format

PHP Code Editor:

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