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Trying to determine if there is a method for getting an entry's last modified date, preferably date-time. Gave a good look over the docs and some searching and couldn't find anything other than the original creation date.

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You're looking for the dateUpdated property.

{{ entry.dateUpdated }}
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This works, thanks! I actually just checked the Database and found the field. – Bill Columbia Jun 18 '14 at 19:13

Take a look at the EntryModel. The model has a dateUpdated property which will exactly output what you want:

{{ entry.dateUpdated }}
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