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I am a beginner to vb , I am trying to get the last day of the month using the datetimepiker. When i use the up-down control i receive an error ( 'Year, Month, and Day parameters describe an un-representable DateTime.) when month days are not match (31 or 30). I have used the below code.


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What I have tried:

dtp2.Value = DateSerial(dtp2.Value.Year, dtp2.Value.Month,1).AddMonths(1).AddDays(-1)
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Updated 6-Sep-19 23:39pm

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Solution 1

Don't use outdated VB commands like DateSerial: use the DateTime constructor instead:
dtp2.Value = New DateTime(dtp2.Value.Year, dtp2.Value.Month, 1).AddMonths(1).AddDays(-1)
   
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qulaitks 7-Sep-19 5:50am
   
Thanks OriginalGriff for the quick respond. I have tried the given code but still reciving the same error massage.

regards
OriginalGriff 7-Sep-19 6:04am
   
So use the debugger and find out exactly aht dtp2 holds ... the code works here, so it has to be data related, and we don't have access to that!
zamanipour 7-Sep-19 8:10am
   
maybe the problem raise from the initial value of dtp2.Value. check it to be valid or use a valid date for test, like : 'm = new DateTime()' and then: 'dtp2.Value = New DateTime(m.Year, m.Month, 1).AddMonths(1).AddDays(-1)'
qulaitks 7-Sep-19 21:46pm
   
Good Morning

I am using the DTP that has format (MMM-yyyy) to filter DGV , the code above works fine if months days are the same , as soon as the months days changes from say 31 to 30 , I receive the erroe massage. Sorry if i did not explain things right.

best regards

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