Get our free guides to start using Jira and Confluence Cloud like a pro.

Versions Compared


  • This line was added.
  • This line was removed.
  • Formatting was changed.


  1. Insert the Handy Timestamp macro on the page.

  2. Select the proper date and time format or enter it manually.
    Image RemovedImage Added
  3. Click Insert.


Supported date formats

Use the following symbols for configuring custom date and time formats:

String ValueExample

d - day of month (no leading zero)

dd - day of month (two digits)01
M - month of year (no leading zero)1
MM - month of year (two digits)01

MMM - month name short

MMMM - month name longJanuary
yy - year (two digits)19
yyyy - year (four digits)2019
HH - hour in day (1-24)14
hh - hour in am/pm (1-12)02
mm - minute 01
ss - second 01

Using Handy Timestamp hotkey