How to display total number of days between two dates in PHP

to count the total number of days between two date, use the DateTime class and compare them via diff() method. $date1 = new DateTime(‘2018-01-01’); $date2 = new DateTime(‘2018-02-15’); print_r($date1->diff($date2));   Output: DateInterval Object ( [y] => 0 [m] => 1 … Read More

Convert a DateTime string to a Unix timestamp in VbScript / Classic ASP

To convert a datetime string value like “2016-01-01 12:30:00” to a Unix timestamp (the seconds from 01/01/1970 to the input datetime) You can use a conversion function as the following: Function ConvertToUnixTimeStamp(input_datetime) ‘As String Dim d : d = CDate(input_datetime) … Read More

PHP Date or Datetime to MySQL Datetime and viceversa

Two useful PHP functions to convert normal date/datetime (“25.12.2010 12:10:00” or “25.12.2010”) to MySQL datetime (like “2010-12-25 12:10:00” or “2010-12-25 00:00:00”); You can get back a date/datetime from MySQL datetime too: Max 🙂

How to stringify an object in Javascript: converting an object to a padded & well-formatted string or simply inline

I wrote a function to convert an object in a string (stringification) without using a JSON library; you can convert an object to a well formatted string with padding or simply to an unique line: a little example, you declare … Read More

How to remove accent marks and german umlauts from URLs and Strings in .NET

I wrote two functions in .NET to remove easly any accent and umlaut marks from a string and to get the equivalent non-accented string, this is very useful to normalize URLs; for example, with the StripAccentMarks() method, from “àbcdèéfghìlmnòpqrstùvzäöüÄÖÜ” u’ll … Read More

How to implement IsNumeric() VB.NET function in C#

This article describes how to implement the useful “IsNumeric” function in Microsoft Visual Basic .NET in Visual C#. The IsNumeric() function returns a Boolean value indicating whether an expression can be evaluated as a number. The IsNumeric() function returns True … Read More