Date and Time Conversion Functions

The following functions convert between dates and times stored in MS-DOS format and the Variant representation.

In this section

TopicDescription

DosDateTimeToVariantTime

Converts the MS-DOS representation of time to the date and time representation stored in a variant.

GetAltMonthNames

Retrieves the secondary (alternate) month names.

SystemTimeToVariantTime

Converts a system time to a variant representation.

VarDateFromUdate

Converts a time and date converted from MS-DOS format to variant format.

VarDateFromUdateEx

Converts a time and date converted from MS-DOS format to variant format.

VariantTimeToDosDateTime

Converts the variant representation of a date and time to MS-DOS date and time values.

VariantTimeToSystemTime

Converts the variant representation of time to system time values.

VarUdateFromDate

Converts a time and date converted from variant format to MS-DOS format.

 

Note  If these functions are passed NULL pointers, there will be an access violation and the program will crash. It is your responsibility to protect these functions against NULL pointers.
 

Related topics

Conversion and Manipulation Functions

 

 

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