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Posted on 2008-06-25
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I know that this is an easy question but I just am drawing a blank right now so I have come to you...
I want to calculate many dates from a date picked from a DateTimePicker. The problem is I want it to only make the fisrt calculation off of the DTP.

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Then I want another txtbox to display to show the result of 10 more months from the date in txtE3. The thing is that the value of the text box is a string and you can not use the AddMonth to it. I though that i could just keep reusing _date with the next value but I was doing something wrong. To tired right now i guess..

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Dim _Date as Date
 
_date = dtpstart.Value.Date
txtE2.Text = _date.AddMonths(6)
txtE3.Text = (the result from above then add 10 months)

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Question by:Chris Pfeiffer
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by:jpaulino
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You can do:

txtE3.Text = _date.AddMonths(16)
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planocz earned 500 total points
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try this...
  Dim _Date As Date = dtpstart.Value.Date
        Me.textbox2.Text = _date.AddMonths(6)
        textbox3.Text = CType(TextBox2.Text, Date).AddMonths(10)
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by:planocz
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OR you can do this.........

Private Sub dtpstart_ValueChanged(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles dtpstart.ValueChanged
        Me.TextBox2.Text = dtpstart.Value.Date.AddMonths(6)
        Me.TextBox3.Text = CType(TextBox2.Text, Date).AddMonths(10)
    End Sub
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by:raja_ind82
ID: 21869102
Try this..
TextBox1.Text = DateAdd(DateInterval.Month, 10, Now)

Regards,
M.Raja
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