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how can I convert System.DateTime.Now to UTC time?

Posted on 2008-06-25
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Hi,
I am using c# in Visual Studio 2005

I have the followin object:
System.DateTime currentTime = new DateTime.Now

I need for currentTime variable to be UTC time. How can I do this?

Thanks
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Question by:vielkacarolina1239
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Use DateTime.UtcNow
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DateTime.UtcNow is correct for the current time.

If you need to convert other datetimes as well, then you can use ".ToUniversalTime" to ceonvert an existing (local) datetime to UTC.
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