Change date/time format for mate clock applet?

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Change date/time format for mate clock applet?

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How do I change the date and time format for the mate clock applet?

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Right click on the clock in the panel and select preferences. this will allow you to change 12/24 hr. add seconds to the clock
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I mean how can I change the text string for the date?
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Run Dconf Editor (install dconf-editor if not already) - navigate to org/mate/panel/objects/clock/prefs, Then enter a strftime format string in custom-format
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