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How do I get the actual date to show up on my iPhone?

Explorer | Level 3

How do I get Dropbox iPhone app to show the actual date and time my file was last modified instead of something like “modified 2 months ago” which is not really that helpful?

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Re: Date Last Modified

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There is no way to do that I'm afraid


 


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There is no way to do that I'm afraid


 


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Re: Date Last Modified

Explorer | Level 3
Hmm. Seems a shame. There are bugs in code and bugs in design. This is the latter and should be fixed.
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Re: Date Last Modified

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@Harold F.2 wrote:
There are bugs in code and bugs in design. This is the latter and should be fixed.

While I agree completely (relative timestamps are GARBAGE!) it's not a bug in the design if it's intentional.

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Re: Date Last Modified

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That what a bug in the design is. Faulty intent. It’s wrong thinking about what the system should do.

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