Countdown enhancement

The Countdown enhancement shows a digital countdown to a specific date and time, such as a project deadline or launch event. 

This enhancement uses the HTML Content widget. 

The Countdown enhancement on a page.

To investigate whether this enhancement is a good fit for your digital workplace, contact your Customer Success Manager, or email the Customer Success Team. If your workplace already has this enhancement, you can find configuration steps on your Styles page.

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Considerations and caveats

Keep in mind the following when using the Countdown enhancement:  

  • You can only add a Countdown enhancement to Pages.
  • Configuration requires some modifications to HTML and JavaScript.

Configuration options

The Countdown enhancement has the following configuration options:

  • Date: The target date and time of the countdown; for example, 11/27/2020 10:30:00. The time portion can be left out or be specific to a time zone.
  • Interval: Whether the countdown updates continuously, or only on page refresh. 
  • Display: What date and time values (i.e., months, days, seconds, etc.) to show.