PersianCalendar.GetDayOfWeek Method (DateTime)

 
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Returns the day of the week in the specified DateTime object.

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

Public Overrides Function GetDayOfWeek (
	time As Date
) As DayOfWeek

Parameters

time
Type: System.DateTime

The DateTime to read.

Return Value

Type: System.DayOfWeek

A DayOfWeek value that represents the day of the week in the specified DateTime object.

The following code example demonstrates the use of the GetDayOfWeek method.

Imports System.Globalization

Class Sample
    Public Shared Sub Main()
        '--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
        ' Get today's date.
        '--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
        Dim jc As New PersianCalendar()
        Dim thisDate As Date = Date.Now

        '--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
        ' Properties
        '--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
        Console.WriteLine(vbCrLf & _
                          "........... Selected Properties ....................." & vbCrLf)
        Console.Write("Eras:")
        Dim era As Integer
        For Each era In jc.Eras
            Console.WriteLine(" era = {0}", era)
        Next era
        '--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
        Console.WriteLine("TwoDigitYearMax = {0}", jc.TwoDigitYearMax)
        '--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
        ' Methods
        '--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
        Console.WriteLine(vbCrLf & _
                          "............ Selected Methods ......................." & vbCrLf)

        '--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
        Console.WriteLine("GetDayOfYear: day = {0}", jc.GetDayOfYear(thisDate))
        '--------------------------------------------------------------------------------

        Console.WriteLine("GetDaysInMonth: days = {0}", _
                           jc.GetDaysInMonth(thisDate.Year, _
                                             thisDate.Month, _
                                             PersianCalendar.PersianEra))
        '--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
        Console.WriteLine("GetDaysInYear: days = {0}", _
                          jc.GetDaysInYear(thisDate.Year, PersianCalendar.PersianEra))
        '--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
        Console.WriteLine("GetLeapMonth: leap month (if any) = {0}", _
                           jc.GetLeapMonth(thisDate.Year, PersianCalendar.PersianEra))
        '--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
        Console.WriteLine("GetMonthsInYear: months in a year = {0}", _
                           jc.GetMonthsInYear(thisDate.Year, PersianCalendar.PersianEra))
        '--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
        Console.WriteLine("IsLeapDay: This is a leap day = {0}", _
                           jc.IsLeapDay(thisDate.Year, _
                                        thisDate.Month, thisDate.Day, _
                                        PersianCalendar.PersianEra))
        '--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
        Console.WriteLine("IsLeapMonth: This is a leap month = {0}", _
                           jc.IsLeapMonth(thisDate.Year, _
                                          thisDate.Month, _
                                          PersianCalendar.PersianEra))
        '--------------------------------------------------------------------------------
        Console.WriteLine("IsLeapYear: 1370 is a leap year = {0}", _
                           jc.IsLeapYear(1370, PersianCalendar.PersianEra))
        '--------------------------------------------------------------------------------

        ' Get the 4-digit year for a year whose last two digits are 99. The 4-digit year 
        ' depends on the current value of the TwoDigitYearMax property.

        Console.WriteLine("ToFourDigitYear:")
        Console.WriteLine("  If TwoDigitYearMax = {0}, ToFourDigitYear(99) = {1}", _
                          jc.TwoDigitYearMax, jc.ToFourDigitYear(99))
        jc.TwoDigitYearMax = thisDate.Year
        Console.WriteLine("  If TwoDigitYearMax = {0}, ToFourDigitYear(99) = {1}", _
                          jc.TwoDigitYearMax, jc.ToFourDigitYear(99))
    End Sub
End Class 
' The example displays output like the following: 
'       ........... Seleted Properties .....................
'       
'       Eras: era = 1
'       
'       TwoDigitYearMax = 99
'       
'       ............ Selected Methods .......................
'       
'       GetDayOfYear: day = 1
'       GetDaysInMonth: days = 31
'       GetDaysInYear: days = 365
'       GetLeapMonth: leap month (if any) = 0
'       GetMonthsInYear: months in a year = 12
'       IsLeapDay: This is a leap day = False
'       IsLeapMonth: This is a leap month = False
'       IsLeapYear: 1370 is a leap year = True
'       ToFourDigitYear:
'         If TwoDigitYearMax = 99, ToFourDigitYear(99) = 99
'         If TwoDigitYearMax = 2012, ToFourDigitYear(99) = 1999

Universal Windows Platform
Available since 10
.NET Framework
Available since 2.0
Silverlight
Available since 5.0
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