DateTime.AddTicks Method

[ This article is for Windows Phone 8 developers. If you’re developing for Windows 10, see the latest documentation. ]

Returns a new DateTime that adds the specified number of ticks to the value of this instance.

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

Syntax

Public Function AddTicks ( _
    value As Long _
) As DateTime
public DateTime AddTicks(
    long value
)

Parameters

  • value
    Type: System..::.Int64
    The number of 100-nanosecond ticks to add. This value can be positive or negative.

Return Value

Type: System..::.DateTime
An object whose value is the sum of the date and time represented by this instance and the time represented by value.

Exceptions

Exception Condition
ArgumentOutOfRangeException

The resulting DateTime is earlier than DateTime..::.MinValue or later than DateTime..::.MaxValue.

Remarks

This method does not change the value of this DateTime. Instead, a new DateTime is returned whose value is the result of this operation.

Version Information

Windows Phone OS

Supported in: 8.1, 8.0, 7.1, 7.0

Platforms

Windows Phone

See Also

Reference

DateTime Structure

System Namespace

Int64

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