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SelectedDatesCollection.Count Property

Gets the number of System.DateTime objects in the SelectedDatesCollection collection.

Namespace:  System.Web.UI.WebControls
Assembly:  System.Web (in System.Web.dll)

Public ReadOnly Property Count As Integer
Dim instance As SelectedDatesCollection 
Dim value As Integer 

value = instance.Count

Property Value

Type: System.Int32
The number of System.DateTime objects in the SelectedDatesCollection.



Use this property to determine the number of dates in the SelectedDatesCollection collection. The Count property is often used when iterating through the collection to determine the upper bound.

The following code example demonstrates how to use to the Count property to determine the number of dates in the SelectedDatesCollection collection. Note that the SelectedDates property of the Calendar control is an instance of the SelectedDatesCollection class.

<%@ Page Language="VB" AutoEventWireup="True" %>
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN" 
<html xmlns="" >
    <title>ASP.NET Example</title>
<script language="VB" runat="server">

        Sub Button_Click(sender As Object, e As EventArgs)

            If Calendar1.SelectedDates.Count > 0 Then

                Label1.Text = "Selected date(s) are: " 

                Dim i As Integer 
                For i = 0 To Calendar1.SelectedDates.Count - 1
                    Label1.Text &= " " &+ Calendar1.SelectedDates(i).Day.ToString()
                Next i


                Label1.Text = "No dates selected!!" 

            End If 
        End Sub



    <form id="form1" runat="server">

       <asp:Calendar ID="Calendar1" runat="server"  

       <hr />

       <asp:Button id="Button1"
            text="Display Selected Dates" 
            runat="server"  /> <br /><br />

       <asp:Label id="Label1" runat="server" />


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.NET Framework

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