473,890 Members | 1,572 Online
Bytes | Software Development & Data Engineering Community
+ Post

Home Posts Topics Members FAQ

Date Formatting Problem


I am binding dates to a textbox, the date is stored in SQL in a datetime
field. When it gets bound it turns it into a long date (Sunday, Dec. 25
2005), in SQL when viewing the table it views as a shortdate. When
inserted to SQL the datetimepicker format for the date is short. I have
not had a problem with the formatting of a date to a textbox before, but
this time I am using the CurrencyManager to navigate though several
records. This is the code it am using to bind it to the textbox:

txtArchiveDate. DataBindings.Ad d("Text", myDV, "Archive_Da te")
Any suggestions on how to fix this date formatting problem would be
helpful.

Thanks
Tom

*** Sent via Developersdex http://www.developersdex.com ***
Dec 26 '05 #1
2 1543
Look at creating a Binding object and then adding that to your
Control's DataBindings

'something like this should work
Dim b As New Binding("Text", myDV, "Archive_Da te")
'then either
AddHandler b.Format, AddressOf ShortDateToLong Date
'or
b.FormatString = "{0:d}"
txtArchiveDate. DataBindings.Ad d(b)

Dec 27 '05 #2

This doesn’t work do to the fact that it is a binding and not a string.
Any other ideas
I even tried Changing the SQL to a nvarchar and it still gives me a long
date

*** Sent via Developersdex http://www.developersdex.com ***
Dec 27 '05 #3

This thread has been closed and replies have been disabled. Please start a new discussion.

Similar topics

0
3703
by: Ray | last post by:
Date problem. Using non American date formats with Microsoft Access and Visual Basic. I set my regional settings to English(Ireland) or English(United Kingdom) and my date appears in Access as DD/MM/YYYY. However if the day is less than 12 the day then becomes the month e.g. 3 July 2003 is displayed in Visual Basic as 7 March 2003. So if I have two records with different dates as such 6/8/03 and 15/8/03 the first date is 8 June 2003...
3
2194
by: Ed | last post by:
Hi there, My problem is the following: When I assign a custom formatted Date & Time to a Date variable it loses it’s formatting. Ex. 2005-06-07 15:46 now when I assign this to a variable of type Date or DateTime this becomes 2005/06/07 03:46:00 The same code work flawlessly on various other machines, thus I presume this is settings related. I know that the Time function in VB.NET reads from the system time, which you set in...
7
2529
by: Andy Davis | last post by:
I have a table of data in Access 2002 which is used as the source table for a mail merge document using Word 2002 on my clients PC. The data is transferred OK but I've noticed that any dates which fall between 1stday/anymonth/any year and 12thday/anymonth/any year are rearranged in the wrong format. For example 4th July 2005 from the database would be displayed as 07/05/2005 in the merged document. In addition blank date fields from the...
12
1768
by: Rob T | last post by:
I'm storing a date/time into a SQL table of type datetime. I need it to be precise so the value is stored to the 1000th of a second. ie "insert into myTable mydate values ('08/05/2005 2:56:11.987'). This works fine...if you check the value in the table with query analyzer, it shows in there properly. Now, in my app, I'm executing the same query (that I used in QA) and storing tha in a dataview. If I break and watch the program, the...
2
2172
by: johndcal | last post by:
Hello All, I have a date value that I pull from a .csv file. After reading the file and storing the values in an array the value of the date could be found in $array, for example. ============================================================= while (($data = fgetcsv($handle,5000, ",")) !== FALSE) { $mydate = $data; // here is the array value that holds the date }
3
6004
by: RJA | last post by:
Hiyas, Using VS .net 2003. Setting up a Webservice that accepts 3rd party vendor designed XML requests and returns a filled XMLDocument with response data. Vendor XSDs were serialize into class objects to be used in the program. EX: Used xsd.exe to turn VendorA_Request.XSD into VendorA_Request.cs EX: Used xsd.exe to turn VendorA_Response.XSD into VendorA_Response.cs
3
3323
by: Jim in Arizona | last post by:
I have a gridview that's being populated from an access db query. The problem I'm having is that the date/time fields in access that are populating the gridview are showing both date and time, when the field should only be showing one or the other (date or time). Even on the back end of the database where the column properties are, I have chosen the smallest date/time formats. When the aspx page runs, it shows the date and time (ie:in a...
7
2110
by: creative1 | last post by:
Hello everyone. I am experiencing a strange problem that I can't fix on my own. I think I need expert's suggestions for this. The problem is: I want to print account statement (or any other report) from VB form based on an entered date in the masked fields (dd/mm/yy). I am using one form to display five reports. I send date to display report after formatting it (m/dd/yy). When I enter date range like this in masked textbox (DD/MM/YY) ...
9
2947
by: Martin | last post by:
I'm retrieving some records from a database. One of the fields contains a date/time. I would like to format it as I send it out to the table in the displayed page. Can some one please tell me how I can/should do that? Or possibly point me to an on-line explanation? Thanks ps: if it makes any difference, the data is coming from a MS Access
0
9977
marktang
by: marktang | last post by:
ONU (Optical Network Unit) is one of the key components for providing high-speed Internet services. Its primary function is to act as an endpoint device located at the user's premises. However, people are often confused as to whether an ONU can Work As a Router. In this blog post, we’ll explore What is ONU, What Is Router, ONU & Router’s main usage, and What is the difference between ONU and Router. Let’s take a closer look ! Part I. Meaning of...
0
11218
Oralloy
by: Oralloy | last post by:
Hello folks, I am unable to find appropriate documentation on the type promotion of bit-fields when using the generalised comparison operator "<=>". The problem is that using the GNU compilers, it seems that the internal comparison operator "<=>" tries to promote arguments from unsigned to signed. This is as boiled down as I can make it. Here is my compilation command: g++-12 -std=c++20 -Wnarrowing bit_field.cpp Here is the code in...
0
10802
jinu1996
by: jinu1996 | last post by:
In today's digital age, having a compelling online presence is paramount for businesses aiming to thrive in a competitive landscape. At the heart of this digital strategy lies an intricately woven tapestry of website design and digital marketing. It's not merely about having a website; it's about crafting an immersive digital experience that captivates audiences and drives business growth. The Art of Business Website Design Your website is...
1
10910
by: Hystou | last post by:
Overview: Windows 11 and 10 have less user interface control over operating system update behaviour than previous versions of Windows. In Windows 11 and 10, there is no way to turn off the Windows Update option using the Control Panel or Settings app; it automatically checks for updates and installs any it finds, whether you like it or not. For most users, this new feature is actually very convenient. If you want to control the update process,...
0
10452
tracyyun
by: tracyyun | last post by:
Dear forum friends, With the development of smart home technology, a variety of wireless communication protocols have appeared on the market, such as Zigbee, Z-Wave, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, etc. Each protocol has its own unique characteristics and advantages, but as a user who is planning to build a smart home system, I am a bit confused by the choice of these technologies. I'm particularly interested in Zigbee because I've heard it does some...
0
9618
agi2029
by: agi2029 | last post by:
Let's talk about the concept of autonomous AI software engineers and no-code agents. These AIs are designed to manage the entire lifecycle of a software development project—planning, coding, testing, and deployment—without human intervention. Imagine an AI that can take a project description, break it down, write the code, debug it, and then launch it, all on its own.... Now, this would greatly impact the work of software developers. The idea...
0
6036
by: adsilva | last post by:
A Windows Forms form does not have the event Unload, like VB6. What one acts like?
1
4667
by: 6302768590 | last post by:
Hai team i want code for transfer the data from one system to another through IP address by using C# our system has to for every 5mins then we have to update the data what the data is updated we have to send another system
2
4260
muto222
by: muto222 | last post by:
How can i add a mobile payment intergratation into php mysql website.

By using Bytes.com and it's services, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

To disable or enable advertisements and analytics tracking please visit the manage ads & tracking page.