JavaScript tutorial-set date


Date object

Set date value

To set date values  such as year, month, day to a date object, you will use the methods listed below:

Methods Description
setFullYear() sets the full year values(4digits) of the date.
setMonth() sets the month of the date(it can be from 0 to 11).
setDate() sets the day of the month(it can be from 1 to 31).
 

Example:

<html>
<head>
<title>Date Object-set date values</title>

<script>

var mydate=new Date();
mydate.setFullYear(2013);
mydate.setMonth(1);
mydate.setDate(15);
document.write(mydate.toDateString());
</script>

</head>
<body>
</body>
</html>




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