bala3569 bala3569 - 1 month ago 21
C# Question

Get Month name from month number


Possible Duplicate:

How to get the MonthName in c#?




I used the following c# syntax to get month name from month no but i get
August
i want only
Aug
..

System.Globalization.DateTimeFormatInfo mfi = new
System.Globalization.DateTimeFormatInfo();
string strMonthName = mfi.GetMonthName(8).ToString();


Any suggestion...

Answer

For short month names use:

string monthName = new DateTime(2010, 8, 1)
    .ToString("MMM", CultureInfo.InvariantCulture);

For long/full month names for Spanish ("es") culture

string fullMonthName = new DateTime(2015, i, 1).ToString("MMMM", CultureInfo.CreateSpecificCulture("es"));