Get LocalTimeFromUtcTime in JavaScript using function call.

Very good tip Rajneet. Resharing

Ranjeet Patel

sometime we need to get the local time of use in local timezone set in personal setting of dynamics using client side script.

I needed to make sure that i am passing each and everything correctly in as this function throws very generic errors and doesn’t give any clue of real missing parameter or syntax error.

Code sample with some comments :

////Microsoft Documentation can be found on this url “”

function LocalTimeFromUtcTimeRequest(timeZoneCode, utcTime) {
this.TimeZoneCode = timeZoneCode;
this.UtcTime = utcTime;

LocalTimeFromUtcTimeRequest.prototype.getMetadata = function () { //// Make sure to write the cunstructor in this way so that the metadata goes to proto
return {
boundParameter: null,
parameterTypes: { ////This property needs two parameters TimeZoneCode, UtcTime
“TimeZoneCode”: {
“typeName”: “Edm.Int32”,
“structuralProperty”: 1 ////1 is for PrimitiveType data structures
“UtcTime”: {
“typeName”: “Edm.DateTimeOffset”, ////For Dates we need to use DateTimeOffset and not the DateTime
“structuralProperty”: 1 ////1 is…

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