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JavaScript Set Date Methods

Example

<!DOCTYPE html>

<html>

<body>

<h2>JavaScript setFullYear()</h2>

<p>The setFullYear() method sets the year of a date object:</p>

<p id=”demo”></p>

<script>

const d = new Date();

d.setFullYear(2020);

document.getElementById(“demo”).innerHTML = d;

</script>

</body>

</html>

Output

JavaScript setFullYear()

The setFullYear() method sets the year of a date object:

Wed Jul 08 2020 11:05:46 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)

The setFullYear() Method

The setFullYear() method sets the year of a date object. In this example to 2020:

Example

<!DOCTYPE html>

<html>

<body>

<h2>JavaScript setFullYear()</h2>

<p>The setFullYear() method sets the year of a date object:</p>

<p id=”demo”></p>

<script>

const d = new Date();

d.setFullYear(2020);

document.getElementById(“demo”).innerHTML = d;

</script>

</body>

</html>

Output

JavaScript setFullYear()

The setFullYear() method sets the year of a date object:

Wed Jul 08 2020 11:06:48 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)

The setFullYear() method is used optionally to set month and day:

Example

<!DOCTYPE html>

<html>

<body

<h2>JavaScript setFullYear()</h2>

<p>The setFullYear() method sets the year of a date object:</p>

<p id=”demo”></p>

<script>

const d = new Date();

d.setFullYear(2020);

document.getElementById(“demo”).innerHTML = d;

</script>

</body>

</html>

Output

JavaScript setFullYear()

The setFullYear() method sets the year of a date object:

Wed Jul 08 2020 11:07:49 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)

The setMonth() Method

The setMonth() method  is used to set the month of a date object (0-11):

Example

<!DOCTYPE html>

<html>

<body>

<h2>JavaScript setMonth()</h2>

<p>The setMonth() method sets the mont of a date object.</p>

<p>Note that months count from 0. December is month 11:</p>

<p id=”demo”></p>

<script>

const d = new Date();

d.setMonth(11);

document.getElementById(“demo”).innerHTML = d;

</script>

</body>

</html>

Output

JavaScript setMonth()

The setMonth() method sets the mont of a date object.

Note that months count from 0. December is month 11:

Thu Dec 08 2022 11:08:42 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)

The setDate() Method

The setDate() method is used to set the day of a date object (1-31):

Example

<!DOCTYPE html>

<html>

<body>

<h2>JavaScript setDate()</h2>

<p>The setDate() method sets the day of a date object:</p>

<p id=”demo”></p>

<script>

const d = new Date();

d.setDate(15);

document.getElementById(“demo”).innerHTML = d;

</script>

</body>

</html>

Output

JavaScript setDate()

The setDate() method sets the day of a date object:

Fri Jul 15 2022 11:09:22 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)

The setDate() method adds days to a date:

Example

<!DOCTYPE html>

<html>

<body>

<h2>JavaScript setDate()</h2>

<p>The setDate() method can be used to add days to a date.</p>

<p id=”demo”></p>

<script>

const d = new Date();

d.setDate(d.getDate() + 50);

document.getElementById(“demo”).innerHTML = d;

</script>

</body>

</html>

Output

JavaScript setDate()

The setDate() method can be used to add days to a date.

Sat Aug 27 2022 11:10:06 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)

The setHours() Method

The setHours() method is used to set the hours of a date object (0-23):

Example

<!DOCTYPE html>

<html>

<body>

<h2>JavaScript setHours()</h2>

<p>The setHours() method sets the hours of a date object:</p>

<p id=”demo”></p>

<script>

const d = new Date();

d.setHours(22);

document.getElementById(“demo”).innerHTML = d;

</script>

</body>

</html>

Output

JavaScript setHours()

The setHours() method sets the hours of a date object:

Fri Jul 08 2022 22:10:49 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)

The setMinutes() Method

The setMinutes() method is used to set the minutes of a date object (0-59):

Example

<!DOCTYPE html>

<html>

<body>

<h2>JavaScript setMinutes()</h2>

<p>The setMinutes() method sets the minutes of a date object (0-59):</p>

<p id=”demo”></p>

<script>

const d = new Date();

d.setMinutes(30);

document.getElementById(“demo”).innerHTML = d;

</script>

</body>

</html>

Output

JavaScript setMinutes()

The setMinutes() method sets the minutes of a date object (0-59):

Fri Jul 08 2022 11:30:33 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)

The setSeconds() Method

The setSeconds() method is used to set the seconds of a date object (0-59):

Example

<!DOCTYPE html>

<html>

<body>

<h2>JavaScript setSeconds()</h2>

<p>The setSeconds() method sets the seconds of a date object (0-59):</p>

<p id=”demo”></p>

<script>

const d = new Date();

d.setSeconds(30);

document.getElementById(“demo”).innerHTML = d;

</script>

</body>

</html>

Output

JavaScript setSeconds()

The setSeconds() method sets the seconds of a date object (0-59):

Fri Jul 08 2022 11:12:30 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)

Compare Dates

The following example compares today’s date with January 14, 2100:

Example

<!DOCTYPE html>

<html>

<body>

<p id=”demo”></p>

<script>

let text;

const today = new Date();

const someday = new Date();

someday.setFullYear(2100, 0, 14);

if (someday > today) {

  text = “Today is before January 14, 2100.”;

} else {

  text = “Today is after January 14, 2100.”;

}

document.getElementById(“demo”).innerHTML = text;

</script>

</body>

</html>

Output

Today is before January 14, 2100.


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