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DateAndTime.Minute Method

Returns an Integer value from 0 through 59 representing the minute of the hour.

Namespace:  Microsoft.VisualBasic
Assembly:  Microsoft.VisualBasic (in Microsoft.VisualBasic.dll)

public static int Minute(
	DateTime TimeValue
)

Parameters

TimeValue
Type: System.DateTime
Required. Date value from which you want to extract the minute.

Return Value

Type: System.Int32
Returns an Integer value from 0 through 59 representing the minute of the hour.

You can also obtain the minute of the hour by calling DatePart and specifying DateInterval.Minute for the Interval argument.

This example uses the Minute function to obtain the minute of the hour from a specified time. In the development environment, the time literal is displayed in short time format using the locale settings of your code.


Dim thisTime As Date
Dim thisMinute As Integer
thisTime = #4:35:17 PM#
thisMinute = Minute(thisTime)
' thisMinute now contains 35.


.NET Framework

Supported in: 4, 3.5, 3.0, 2.0, 1.1, 1.0

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4, 3.5 SP1

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows XP SP2 x64 Edition, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.
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