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Javascript Date getFullYear() Method

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Description:

Javascript date getFullYear() method returns the year of the specified date according to local time. The value returned by getFullYear is an absolute number. For dates between the years 1000 and 9999, getFullYear returns a four-digit number, for example, 2008.

Syntax:

Date.getFullYear()

Here is the detail of parameters:

Return Value:

Returns the year of the specified date according to local time.

Example:

<html>
<head>
<title>JavaScript getFullYear Method</title>
</head>
<body>
<script type="text/javascript">
   var dt = new Date("December 25, 1995 23:15:00");
   document.write("getFullYear() : " + dt.getFullYear() ); 
</script>
</body>
</html>

This will produce following result:

getFullYear() : 1995 

To understand it in better way you can Try it yourself.


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