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by:gplana
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This function allows the addition of day(s),month(s),year(s) to the original date while still preserving the Hours, minutes and seconds
You can also modify to add to hours, miuntes and even seconds.
 
<?php
function add_date($givendate,$day=0,$mth=0,$yr=0) {
      $cd = strtotime($givendate);
      $newdate = date('Y-m-d h:i:s', mktime(date('h',$cd),
    date('i',$cd), date('s',$cd), date('m',$cd)+$mth,
    date('d',$cd)+$day, date('Y',$cd)+$yr));
      return $newdate;
              }

?>
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by:rgb192
ID: 35097711
how do I call this function
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by:gplana
ID: 35097732
$newdate = add_date(curdate(),4)
echo format($newdate,'m/d/Y');

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gplana earned 175 total points
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sorry, there is a missing semi-colon (;) on my previou message. Please try this:

$newdate = add_date(curdate(),4)
echo format($newdate,'m/d/Y');
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by:Beverley Portlock
Beverley Portlock earned 175 total points
ID: 35098893
Or

$fourDaysHence = date("Y-m-d", strtotime("NOW +4 DAYS") );

or

$fourDaysHence = date("m/d/Y", strtotime("NOW +4 DAYS") );

See http://uk.php.net/manual/en/function.date.php for different ways to lay out the resulting date

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by:rgb192
ID: 35099411
thanks
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