Add days syntax

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To add days to a date.

Syntax

(date-expression) + (numeric-expression)

Type Returned:
Date

Where:
date-expression
   Must be an attribute, a function or a variable.

numeric-expression
   The number of days added to the date-expression.

Description

There is no specific function for adding days to a date. Adding days to a given date is quite simple, all you have to do is use the '+' operator.

Notes

  • GeneXus verifies the resulting date in order to obtain a valid one.
  • In Microsoft SQL Server, this function takes part of the SQL sentence send to the database manager.

Examples

&Date1 = &Date1 + 7 // Adds one week to Date1 variable

Next example is available since version GeneXus X Evolution 2. To add days to a date or datetime:

&Date1 = &Date1.AddDays(7) // Adds one week to Date1 variable

See also

AddYr function

Scope

Objects   Procedure object, Transaction object, Web Panel object

See also

AddHours method
AddMinutes method