DATE TIME NOW FORMAT C#

The following string deliver 12:00 with the appropriate date.   I need assistance with the code to deliver DateTime Now()



string htmlBody = "<font color=\"black\"><font face=\"arial\">Date: " + DateTime.Parse(Dates.Text)
BOEING39Asked:
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p_davisCommented:
With the parse method you can use the tostring method to format the field value any way you want... if you are sure it will always be a valid datetime value
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BOEING39Author Commented:
What would the format look like in this example?
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käµfm³d 👽Commented:
I think a clarification of what you mean by "I need assistance with the code to deliver DateTime Now()," but my first guess is that you are asking for something like:

string htmlBody = "<font color=\"black\"><font face=\"arial\">Date: " + DateTime.Now.Date.ToString();
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BOEING39Author Commented:
I am have issues with two sections of this page.    

1.  Parameters:

cmd.Parameters.AddWithValue("@Dates", DateTime.Now.Date.ToString()Dates.Text);


2.  e-mail portion:

string htmlBody = "<font color=\"black\"><font face=\"arial\">Date: " + DateTime.Now.ToString("dd.MM.yyyy HH:mm:ss")
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Gustav BrockCIOCommented:
The first should probably read:

cmd.Parameters.AddWithValue("@Dates", DateTime.Now);

The second looks OK. What's the issue?

/gustav
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SAMIR BHOGAYTAFreelancer and IT ConsultantCommented:
hi.. this are the formats of date in c# try this

Specifier       Description                               Output
d               Short Date                               08/04/2007
D               Long Date                               08 April 2007
t               Short Time                               21:08
T               Long Time                               21:08:59
f               Full date and time                       08 April 2007 21:08
F               Full date and time (long)         08 April 2007 21:08:59
g               Default date and time                08/04/2007 21:08
G               Default date and time (long)       08/04/2007 21:08:59
M               Day / Month                                  08 April
r               RFC1123 date                                  Sun, 08 Apr 2007 21:08:59 GMT
s               Sortable date/time                         2007-04-08T21:08:59
u               Universal time, local timezone       2007-04-08 21:08:59Z
Y               Month / Year                                  April 2007
dd               Day                                                    08
ddd               Short Day Name                         Sun
dddd       Full Day Name                         Sunday
hh               2 digit hour                                  09
HH               2 digit hour (24 hour)                   21
mm               2 digit minute                                  08
MM               Month                                           04
MMM       Short Month name                         Apr
MMMM       Month name                                  April
ss               seconds                                           59
tt               AM/PM                                           PM
yy               2 digit year                                  07
yyyy       4 digit year                                  2007
:               seperator, e.g. {0:hh:mm:ss}          09:08:59
/               seperator, e.g. {0:dd/MM/yyyy}  08/04/2007
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BOEING39Author Commented:
This resolved my question.
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