ASP.NET/C#: Numerical Day of the Week

In ASP.NET/C#, I use this to get the current hour:

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How can I get the numerical day of the week as a number between 1 and 7 where 1 is Sunday and 7 is Saturday?
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Shaun KlineLead Software EngineerCommented:

CINT(Datetime.Now.DayofWeek) + 1
skijAuthor Commented:
That gives me an error:
Error CS0103: The name 'Datetime' does not exist in the current context

I need something that will work with THIS same type of format:

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käµfm³d 👽Commented:
*No Points*

DateTime is in the System namespace, so be sure to bring that in somehow.


System.Datetime.Now.DayofWeek + 1

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Use the +1 if you want to start at one. The DayOfWeek enum starts its values at zero (i.e. Sunday = 0).
skijAuthor Commented:
How can I do this without using the system interface?  
For example, sometimes I need to access past dates, not just NOW, like this:

I am looking for a way to use this with .ToString(()
You can retrieve the DayOfWeek property of any DateTime.

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You can call the ToString method on any object or value
((int)PingPrevious.ClosingTime.DayOfWeek + 1).ToString()

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