Solved

adding 10 minutes to the system time

Posted on 2001-08-22
7
140 Views
Last Modified: 2010-07-27
hi, i get the system time by using the time funktion.
now my problem is, how i can add 10 minutes to the saved time.
the time format is 'hh:mm:ss'
how do i add the minutes???
thx in advance
0
Comment
Question by:newbie0815
7 Comments
 
LVL 15

Expert Comment

by:ameba
ID: 6412836
Hi, newbie0815

    Dim newdate As Date
    newdate = DateAdd("n", 10, Now)
    MsgBox newdate
0
 
LVL 49

Expert Comment

by:Ryan Chong
ID: 6412838
Hi newbie0815,

Use the TimeSerial Function from VB6
0
 
LVL 49

Expert Comment

by:Ryan Chong
ID: 6412847
Example:

Dim myDate As Date
    myDate = TimeSerial(Hour(Time), Minute(Time) + 10, Second(Time))
0
How to run any project with ease

Manage projects of all sizes how you want. Great for personal to-do lists, project milestones, team priorities and launch plans.
- Combine task lists, docs, spreadsheets, and chat in one
- View and edit from mobile/offline
- Cut down on emails

 
LVL 22

Accepted Solution

by:
ture earned 50 total points
ID: 6412940
newbie0815,

Here's yet another approach:

Dim d As Date
d = Time + TimeValue("00:10:00")

Ture Magnusson
Karlstad, Sweden
0
 
LVL 6

Expert Comment

by:andyclap
ID: 6413438
Yet another way of doing it, as dates are stored as number of days, we can add 10 minutes as a fraction of a day:

d=Time + 10/60/24
0
 

Author Comment

by:newbie0815
ID: 6419778
thx to all of u!
0
 
LVL 15

Expert Comment

by:ameba
ID: 6419861
FYI,
  B grade <> "Thanks"
0

Featured Post

6 Surprising Benefits of Threat Intelligence

All sorts of threat intelligence is available on the web. Intelligence you can learn from, and use to anticipate and prepare for future attacks.

Join & Write a Comment

Since upgrading to Office 2013 or higher installing the Smart Indenter addin will fail. This article will explain how to install it so it will work regardless of the Office version installed.
If you need to start windows update installation remotely or as a scheduled task you will find this very helpful.
Get people started with the utilization of class modules. Class modules can be a powerful tool in Microsoft Access. They allow you to create self-contained objects that encapsulate functionality. They can easily hide the complexity of a process from…
This lesson covers basic error handling code in Microsoft Excel using VBA. This is the first lesson in a 3-part series that uses code to loop through an Excel spreadsheet in VBA and then fix errors, taking advantage of error handling code. This l…

744 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

12 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now