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Hi,

While running visual basic coding I am getting message that Run time error - 5: Invalid Procedure call or argument in Dateadd function. What is the problem and how to solve this.

syukei_start_date = Format(DateAdd("d", -7, Date), "yyyy/mm/dd") In this I am getting this error. Please help me.

What I have tried:

I am tried to change the date format, and directly gave the date in dateadd function. Nothing happen. Getting same error.
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Updated 25-Sep-20 2:25am

1 solution

Similar problem here: windows 7 - Error calling dateadd function - Stack Overflow[^]

Example correct usage:
VB
Option Explicit

Private Sub Command1_Click()
  Dim datNow As Date
  Dim datYesterday As Date
  datNow = Now
  datYesterday = DateAdd("d", -1, datNow)
  Print "Yesterday = " & CStr(datYesterday)
End Sub

Private Sub Form_Load()
  MsgBox (DateAdd("d", -1, Now))
End Sub


Refer: [MS-VBAL]: DateAdd | Microsoft Docs[^]
VB
Function DateAdd(Interval As String, Number As Double, Date As Variant)


Once you have the desired date, convert that into a format needed.
   
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Member 10556393 26-Sep-20 23:02pm
   
Hi, this application runned successfully more than 4 years without this error. I got this error recently and if I want to change coding which you showed means I need to change minimum 300 modules. So i think it is not possible. Anyway I tried your coding it is working for testing.

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