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Joined: Jul 21, 2006
Aug 21, 2006 23:35:00
date = new
is there any way to add n days in above variable
private String date=22 aug 2006
if i add 7 days to it ,it becomes
date=29 aug 2006
is ther any way to convert string into date please help by giving example if possible.
thanks in advance.
Joined: Jun 09, 2003
Aug 22, 2006 13:47:00
> is there any way to add n days in above variable
create a new Date out of the current Date's milliseconds + n*(milliseconds in a day).
but this is a real 'hack'.
better to create a calendar object, add 7 days, then format calendar.getTime()
Joined: Aug 17, 2006
Aug 22, 2006 14:25:00
conversion from String to Date and vice versa is done using the class
, which is in the java.text package. You can search on it in google and find Suns javadoc page which is an excellent reference on how to use it.
It is sorta covered in the
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