DateAdd function to add date and timeWe can add date by using DateAdd function of VBScript using in ASP. We can add any type of value like day, month , year etc using DateAdd function. Here is the syntax for the DateAdd function.
Here date_type is the type of date to be added. It can be month, year, Day, Hour, minute etc. Different values are available in a table at the end of this tutorial. The argument increment_by is the interval we want to add to the third argument date.
Here is the code explaining the use of DateAdd function.
In the above code we have added five years to the current date. By changing the value of date_type we can add month, days etc to the present date. Here is the code to add 6 months to today.
DateAdd function will not return any invalid date. Let us try with this example.
This line will return 2/29/2004,
Now let us change the year to 2003 and see the result
The output of above line is 3/1/2003
This way we can add different types of dates to an existing date & time.
Table for different date_type values
This article is written by plus2net.com team.
Be the first to post comment on this article :