2OO1, 17 February
OUT PLARGE_INTEGER SystemTime );
Function NtQuerySystemTime returns current time in
Coordinated Universal Time (UTC) 8-bytes format.
- SystemTime Pointer to
LARGE_INTEGER value receiving current time.
UTC time it's represented as 8 bytes length integer.
This value means number of 100-nanosecond units since
1600, 1 January.
Time is incremented 10.000.000 times per second. So
64-bit counter overloads after about 58.426 years...
(If you don't believe, check this).
- Documented by:
- Tomasz Nowak
- Library: ntdll.lib