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DaylightTime Class

Defines the period of daylight-saving time.

For a list of all members of this type, see DaylightTime Members.


[Visual Basic]
Public Class DaylightTime
public class DaylightTime
public __gc class DaylightTime
class DaylightTime

Thread Safety

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.


Daylight-saving time is a period during the year when the time is advanced, usually by an hour, to take advantage of the extended daylight hours. At the end of the period, the time is set back to the standard time.


Namespace: System.Globalization

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

Assembly: Mscorlib (in Mscorlib.dll)

See Also

DaylightTime Members | System.Globalization Namespace | DateTime | TimeSpan