Countdown (or up) function
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This function can be used to create countdowns in years months days hours or seconds
from and to can be almost any reasonable string that represents a date or a relative moment in time like now today yesterday tomorrow midnight and even things like next monday basically try it you never know it may work
Seconds <xt:countdown format="seconds" from="now" to="tomorrow"/><br />
Minutes <xt:countdown format="minutes" from="now" to="next monday"/><br />
Hours <xt:countdown format="hours"   from="now" to="2100-01-01 00:00:01"/><br />
Days <xt:countdown format="days"    from="now" to="1st january 2100 00:00:01"/><br />
Days till christmas <xt:countdown format="days" from="now" to="dec 25th"/>
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Seconds 3948
Minutes 4384
Hours 706221
Days 29445
Days till christmas 250