Instance Method

init

Returns a date object initialized to the current date and time.

Declaration

- (instancetype)init;

Return Value

An NSDate object initialized to the current date and time.

Discussion

This method is a designated initializer for NSDate.

See Also

Initializing a Date

- initWithTimeIntervalSinceNow:

Returns a date object initialized relative to the current date and time by a given number of seconds.

- initWithTimeInterval:sinceDate:

Returns a date object initialized relative to another given date by a given number of seconds.

- initWithTimeIntervalSinceReferenceDate:

Returns a date object initialized relative to 00:00:00 UTC on 1 January 2001 by a given number of seconds.

- initWithTimeIntervalSince1970:

Returns a date object initialized relative to 00:00:00 UTC on 1 January 1970 by a given number of seconds.

- initWithCoder:

Returns a date object initialized from data in the given unarchiver.