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How can I insert a timestamp using clips in Coda for OSX?

This is the "snippet" in Textmate

$`date '+%Y-%m-%d %H:%M'`
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My answer is to use TextExpander. I prefer this over a single "coda" based solution because it becomes universal. So to do this in text expander I would simply create a new snippet with the following as the input (It has full date support built in):

+%Y-%m-%d %H:%M

Save the abbreviation and you should be good to go!

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Thanks for that. I've used another package for that as well. I'm looking for a Coda-based solution, but +1 anyway. –  Yar Dec 4 '09 at 13:52

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