i'm new to vb .net, i have some problem of formatting date time. i take user input of month and year and need to convert it into a date range, let say, 7,2004 need to be converted to 7/1/2004 to 7/31/2004. How do i convert the 7 and 2004 into a date type? can i do deduction of date?like if i deduct 3/1/2004 it wil gives me 2/29/2004??