My new Coding 4 Fun Column is up on MSDN…


How Long Now?
Summary: Duncan Mackenzie describes how to calculate the difference between two dates in Visual Basic .NET, and builds an application that counts down to the release of Halo 2.

Comments (2)

  1. chiranjeeb says:

    i want to convert a string into date with dd/mm/yyyy format iused the follwing code

    dim mystring as string="17/12/2003"

    dim mydate as date= Cdate(myString)

    this is givving an error because cdate is expecting in mm/dd/yyyy

    i tried changing the regional settings of my computer to uk english but still it is not working

    while loading .net i used the us english

    do i ahve to load .net again ?

    is it a way out?