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Hi Guys,
I am facing the problem regarding
"String was not recognized as a valid DateTime".and type of exception "Format Exception was caught" excpetion throws when i am trying to click cellcontent Click event of gridview column

the code -
objCardDet.SubscribeDate = DateTime.Parse(dtGvCardDetails.Rows[e.RowIndex].Cells[4].Value.ToString());

please help me..
Thanx in advance
Posted 9-Apr-13 18:41pm
indrajeet jadhav 10-Apr-13 0:50am
and I already try objCardDet.SubscribeDate=convert.TodateTime(dtGvCardDetails.Rows[e.RowIndex].Cells[4].Value.ToString());
Don't try anything. Use the debugger and figure out what's going on.
indrajeet jadhav 10-Apr-13 1:03am
objCardDet.SubscribeDate = {01-01-0001 AM 12:00:00} this is it..showing in after that code line.n look at the date..

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Solution 1

This is because you are parsing the string without specifying exact format of the string representing time, which is not the same which is expected by default. Please specify the format exactly using one of the System.String.DateTime.ParseExact or System.String.DateTime.TryParseExact:[^].

Remember that ParseExact throws exception is the recognition is failed, so you should either handle the exception, or use the TryParseExact form.

For format specifiers, please see:[^],[^].


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