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Visual Studio 6.0

FirstDayOfWeek Property

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Sets or returns the day considered the first day of the week. Read/write both at design time and run time.


object.FirstDayOfWeek [= value]

The FirstDayOfWeek property syntax has these parts:

Part Description
object An object expression that evaluates to an object in the Applies To list.
value Optional enumerated Integer. A value that determines the day considered the first day of the week, as described in Settings.


The settings for value are:

Constant Setting Description
fmtDayUseSystem 0 Use NLS API setting.
fmtSunday 1 Sunday. This is the default value.
fmtMonday 2 Monday
fmtTuesday 3 Tuesday
fmtWednesday 4 Wednesday
fmtThursday 5 Thursday
fmtFriday 6 Friday
fmtSaturday 7 Saturday


This property is only used when formatting dates. For faster performance set this property before binding.