Parse Method (String, IFormatProvider)
Collapse the table of content
Expand the table of content

DateTime.Parse Method (String, IFormatProvider)

 

Converts the string representation of a date and time to its DateTime equivalent by using culture-specific format information.

Namespace:   System
Assembly:  mscorlib (in mscorlib.dll)

public static DateTime Parse(
	string s,
	IFormatProvider provider
)

Parameters

s
Type: System.String

A string that contains a date and time to convert.

provider
Type: System.IFormatProvider

An object that supplies culture-specific format information about s.

Return Value

Type: System.DateTime

An object that is equivalent to the date and time contained in s as specified by provider.

Exception Condition
ArgumentNullException

s is null.

FormatException

s does not contain a valid string representation of a date and time.

System_CAPS_noteNote

For examples and comprehensive usage information about this and other overloads of the Parse method, see the Parseoverload summary.

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 8
.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
Portable Class Library
Supported in: portable .NET platforms
Silverlight
Available since 2.0
Windows Phone Silverlight
Available since 7.0
Windows Phone
Available since 8.1
Return to top
Show:
© 2016 Microsoft