How to extract the day of the week in a post-processor

How to extract the day of the week in a post-processor

If for whichever reason, the current day of the week (Monday through Sunday) is required to be known or printed as a comment in the NC program, here is a little utility that can extract this information from the system and make it available to the post-processor. It can be inserted in a Machine Startup Macro:

Benefit to User
Have access to information otherwise not accessible through system variables.

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