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Old May 10th, 2004, 05:05 AM
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Default javascript Date???

Hi,
I want to dispaly the current year in html files for which i have used javascript date function getFullYear(),But the problem is if the client changes the year in his machine means it display the changed year instead of current year. is there any to give solution to my problem???? without goin for remote script or hardcoded in the html file....
thanx in advance murali.A


 
Old May 10th, 2004, 05:20 AM
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Hi there,

Well, that makes sense, doesn't it? The JavaScript has to find out the year from a source, and that source happens to be the computer's clock.

If you're using ASP, you could easily pass the year at the server to a JavaScript variable:
Code:
<script type="text/javascript">
  var serverYear = <%=Year(Now())%>;
</script>
This passes the current year of the server to a JavaScript variable at the client.

HtH,

Imar
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