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How can i minus two Dates (LblExpirydate.Text - Label3.Text )

LblExpirydate.Text = String.Format("{0:dd/MM/yyyy}", dataReader(0))
Label3.Text = System.DateTime.Now.ToString(("dd/MM/yyyy"))


LblExpirydate.Text = 01/05/2013

Label3.Text = 01/04/2011
Posted 30-Mar-13 6:53am

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Solution 1

Start by treating them as dates, rather than converting them to strings:
Dim dt As DateTime = DirectCast(dataReader(0), DateTime)
Dim now As DateTime = DateTime.now
LblExpirydate.Text = String.Format("{0:dd/MM/yyyy}", dt)
Label3.Text = now.ToString("dd/MM/yyyy")
Dim diff As TimeSpan = dt - now
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hany1002 30-Mar-13 13:05pm
   
Great thanks
OriginalGriff 30-Mar-13 13:08pm
   
You're welcome

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