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Renders="PDF" showing a date field as date time field

When I create a vf page with renderAs="PDF " attribute it displays an outputfield  as DATETIME  field  though  having a data type as DATE

Best Answer chosen by Admin (Salesforce Developers) 



You can use the apex:outputtext instead of apex:outputfield


Try below code sample


<apex:outputText value="{0,date,MM'/'dd'/'yyyy}">
<apex:param value="{!contact.Birthdate}" />


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