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DateTime.AddMinutes Method

Adds the specified number of minutes to the value of this instance.

[Visual Basic]
Public Function AddMinutes( _
   ByVal value As Double _
) As DateTime
[C#]
public DateTime AddMinutes(
 double value
);
[C++]
public: DateTime AddMinutes(
 double value
);
[JScript]
public function AddMinutes(
   value : double
) : DateTime;

Parameters

value
A number of whole and fractional minutes. The value parameter can be negative or positive.

Return Value

A DateTime whose value is the sum of the date and time represented by this instance and the number of minutes represented by value.

Exceptions

Exception Type Condition
ArgumentOutOfRangeException The resulting DateTime is less than MinValue or greater than MaxValue.

Remarks

This method does not change the value of this DateTime. Instead, a new DateTime is returned whose value is the result of this operation.

The fractional part of value is the fractional part of a minute. For example, 4.5 is equivalent to 4 minutes, 30 seconds, 0 milliseconds, and 0 ticks.

The value parameter is rounded to the nearest tick.

Requirements

Platforms: Windows 98, Windows NT 4.0, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows 2000, Windows XP Home Edition, Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003 family, .NET Compact Framework, Common Language Infrastructure (CLI) Standard

See Also

DateTime Structure | DateTime Members | System Namespace | Double

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