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Posted on 1999-01-11
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I am looking for a short way to change a string and display it in label2.caption. All i want to do is label1.caption has the current date and Time and I want label2.caption to be  to look like "mm/dd/yyyy" Only PLUS 1 day.   With out using the datediff statement. my end result would look somthing like this

label1.caption "01/12/1999 01:02:03" and label2.capption "01/13/1999"  



Private Sub Form_Load()

Dim StsStr
SysStr = Format((Now), "mm/dd/yyyy" & " " & "hh:mm:ss")
    Label1.Caption = SysStr
    Label2.Caption =
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Question by:raider187
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traygreen earned 50 total points
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Use the DateAdd function
label2.caption = format(DateAdd("d", 1,label1.caption), "mm/dd/yyyy")
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by:tommy_boy
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Private Sub Form_Load()

Dim StsStr
SysStr = Format((Now), "mm/dd/yyyy" & " " & "hh:mm:ss")
Label1.Caption = SysStr
Label1.refresh
Label2.Caption = CDate(Label1.caption) + 1




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by:Inteqam
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tommyboy code works well

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by:raider187
ID: 1455607
Execelent, it worked perfect, Thank you very much ....Raider
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