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how to get the time diffrence

pankaj semwal
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Joined: Oct 07, 2008
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I am entering time.

But how can i get the time difference between two times.

Eg if enter 05:00 and 19:00

then how can i get the difference between them.

Please help me.

Rob Spoor

Joined: Oct 27, 2005
Posts: 19538

Using java.text.DateFormat and java.util.Date. Using the first, convert the strings to Date objects. Then subtract the two Dates, using their getTime() methods.

This will only work of course if the Dates will be on the same actual date. Also, because of daylight savings time, the results may be a little different than you think.

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Daniel Jurado

Joined: Apr 28, 2009
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Try reading about Calendar class.
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