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set datetimepicker value to first day of the month

Posted on 2004-08-16
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hi, i have 2 datetimepickers on my form, but i would like the first one's default date to be the first day of the current month.
so in my form_load i tried
DateTimePicker1.Value = (" & Now.Year & " / " & Now.Month & " / 1)
but i get the error
Conversion from 'Double' to 'Date' requires calling the 'Date.FromOADate' method.
and the complete section in brackets is underlined
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Question by:jxharding
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by:Fahad Mukhtar
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string Date1 = DateTime.Today.Month + "/1/" + DateTime.Today.Year;
dateTimePicker1.Value = Convert.ToDateTime(Date1);
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[vb.net]
dim Date1  as string = DateTime.Today.Month + "/1/" + DateTime.Today.Year
dateTimePicker1.Value = Convert.ToDateTime(Date1)
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by:jxharding
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DateTime.Today.Month & "/1/" & DateTime.Today.Year
thanks desp!
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