DateAndTime.Month Method

Returns an Integer value from 1 through 12 representing the month of the year.

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

public static int Month(
	DateTime DateValue
)

Parameters

DateValue
Type: System.DateTime
Required. Date value from which you want to extract the month.

Return Value

Type: System.Int32
Returns an Integer value from 1 through 12 representing the month of the year.

You can also obtain the month of the year by calling DatePart and specifying DateInterval.Month for the Interval argument.

This example uses the Month function to obtain the month from a specified date. In the development environment, the date literal is displayed in short date format using the locale settings of your code.


Dim thisDate As Date
Dim thisMonth As Integer
thisDate = #2/12/1969#
thisMonth = Month(thisDate)
' thisMonth now contains 2.


Silverlight

Supported in: 5, 4, 3

For a list of the operating systems and browsers that are supported by Silverlight, see Supported Operating Systems and Browsers.

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