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Dim str As String = "Jan 28 2009, 17:28 PM"
Dim dt As datetime = DateTime.Parse(str)
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Dim dt As DateTime
Dim strDT As String = "Jan 28 2009, 17:28 PM"
Dim ci As New System.Globalization.CultureInfo("en-US")
If DateTime.TryParseExact(strDT, "MMM dd yyyy, HH:mm tt", ci, Globalization.DateTimeStyles.None, dt) Then
' ...use "dt" somehow...
MessageBox.Show(dt.ToString, "Parse Successful", MessageBoxButtons.OK, MessageBoxIcon.Information)
MessageBox.Show(strDT, "Invalid Date", MessageBoxButtons.OK, MessageBoxIcon.Error)
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