We have seen how to insert current date and time in Excel Similarly you can insert current date and time in Word using the Date & Time option available as part of the Text section. Listed below are the steps to insert data and time in Word 2016, Word 2013 and Word 2010.
Click the Insert menu and navigate to the Text section and click the Date & Time menu.
This following Date and Time window would be displayed. This can be used for specifying the format for the date to be displayed.
There are various formats available and they vary depending upon the installed language. You can specify a default format using the Set As Default option. After selecting the desired format, click the OK button. This would display the Date & Time in the selected format. Word 2016 and Word 2013 provides extra option of choosing the calendar type while inserting date and time in a Word document.