Now

This function returns the current system date and time. The system date and time is based on the data center location of your Marketing Cloud account.

Arguments

Now(1)

Ordinal Type Required Description
1 Boolean False Preserve the send time value. A value of true will preserve it. The default value is false if no value is specified.

Example

%%[

var @currentSystemDateTime
set @currentSystemDateTime  = Now(1)

]%%
currentSystemDateTime: %%=v(@currentSystemDateTime)=%%

Output

10/15/2017 3:44:04 PM