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Hello all
I have a date as a string in the format of "09/08/2007" for example. What is the best way to compare that to todays date and see if it is older than 3 years ago

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Guy Hengel [angelIII / a3] earned 500 total points
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you should find it all here:
http://articles.techrepublic.com.com/5100-10878_11-6089546.html

the interesting part is the AddYears(-3) method you will want on the DateTime.Now...
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Many thanks, i figured it out from there
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