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In Salesforce, if I'm binding a date into a VisualForce page, how do I apply custom formatting to it?


<apex:page standardController="Contact">

  <apex:pageBlock title="Test">



  <apex:detail relatedList="false" />


This will output a date in the default format:

Thu Jul 01 09:10:23 GMT 2009

How do I get it (for example) into dd/mm/yyyy format, like this:


(Hopefully, this is a fairly easy question, but to get the Salesforce community going on here I figure we need a few easy questions.) 

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To format a date in Visual Force, in dd/mm/yyyy format, try the following code:

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<apex:outputField value = "{!invitation.Account_group__r.Submission_Due_Date__c}"/>

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