Java Script Help

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PseudoKiller

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I am trying to get a javascript to display the current date including month, weekday, date and year.
There is a function for whether it is christmas and how many days till christmas ... seems I cant even get the damn this to display. I have gone over it several times and I cant find out whats wrong. Anyhelp would be appreciated.

Code:
<html>
<head>
<title>TEST</title>
<script language="JavaScript">
<!--- Hide from non-JavaScript browsers
function XmasDays(CurrentDay) {
   var XYear=CurrentDay.getFullYear();
   var XDay=new Date("December, 25, 2003");
   XDay.setFullYear(XYear);
   var DayCount=(XDay-CurrentDay)/(1000*60*60*24);
   DayCount=Math.round(DayCount);
return DayCount;
}
function MonthTxt (MonthNumber) {
   var Month=new Array();
   Month[1]="January";
   Month[2]="February";
   Month[3]="March";
   Month[4]="April";
   Month[5]="May";
   Month[6]="June";
   Month[7]="July";
   Month[8]="August";
   Month[9]="September";
   Month[10]="October";
   Month[11]="November";
   Month[12]="December";
return Month[MonthNumber];
 }
 function WeekDayTxt(WeekDayNumber) {
 var WeekDay=new array();
 WeekDay[1]="Sunday";
 WeekDay[2]="Monday";
 WeekDay[3]="Tuesday";
 WeekDay[4]="Wednesday";
 WeekDay[5]="Thursday";
 WeekDay[6]="Friday";
 WeekDay[7]="Saturday";
 return WeekDay[WeekDayNumber];
 }
// Stop hiding -->
</script>
<style>
</style>
</head>
<center><table width="600" cellpadding="5" cellspacing="0" border="1" bgcolor="white">
<tr>
<!--- Days until Christmas --->
<td valign="top" align="center" bgcolor="gold">
   <span style="font-size:small; font-weight:bold">
   <script language="JavaScript">
	  <!--- Hide from non-JavaScript browsers
	  var Now=new Date();
	  var ThisDay=Now.getDate();
	  var ThisMonth=Now.getMonth()+1;
	  var ThisYear=Now.getFullYear();
	  var DaysLeft=XmasDays(Now);
	  var MonthName=MonthTxt(ThisMonth);
	  var WeekDayName=WeekDayTxt(WeekDay);
	  
		if (DaysLeft > 1) {
 document.write(WeekDayName+","+MonthName +" "+ThisDay+"<br>");
 
	  } if (DaysLeft == 1) {
 document.write ("Last day for Christmas shopping");
 
	  } else {
 document.write ("Happy Holidays from North Pole Novelties");
 }
 
	  // Stop hiding --->
   </script>
   </span>
</center>
<body>
</html>
 
L

Lee

Guest
Just adapt what I have pasted here for your document.

<HTML>
<TITLE>Xmas Count Down</TITLE>
<BODY>

<SCRIPT LANGUAGE="JavaScript">

<!-- Begin
var date = new Date("December 25, 2004");
var description = "Xmas";
var now = new Date();
var diff = date.getTime() - now.getTime();
var days = Math.floor(diff / (1000 * 60 * 60 * 24));
document.write("<center><h3>")
if (days > 1) {
document.write(days + " days until " + description);
}
else if (days == 1) {
document.write("Only two days until " + description);
}
else if (days == 0) {
document.write("Tomorrow is " + description);
}
else {
document.write("It's" + description + "!");
document.write("</h3></center>");
}
// End -->
</script>
<!-- END OF SCRIPT -->


</body>
</html>
 
P

PseudoKiller

Guest
altough I appreciate what you have done... I still have to have the output be something like...

Tuesday, April 10, 2004
There are only 250 days till Christmas

I cant seem to get the output to be even close to that... grrrr
 

Khayman

I'm sorry Hal...
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Hows this
Modified from Lee's code
Code:
<HTML>
<TITLE>Xmas Count Down</TITLE>
<BODY>

<SCRIPT LANGUAGE="JavaScript">

<!-- Begin
var date = new Date("December 25, 2004");
var description = "Christmas";
var now = new Date();
var diff = date.getTime() - now.getTime();
var days = Math.floor(diff / (1000 * 60 * 60 * 24));
var weekday=new Array("Sunday","Monday","Tuesday","Wednesday","Thursday","Friday","Saturday")
var monthname= new Array('January','February','March','April','May','June','July','August','September','October','November','December')
document.write(weekday[now.getDay()] + " ")
document.write(now.getDate() + " ")
document.write(monthname[now.getMonth()] + " ")
document.write(now.getFullYear() +"<br />")
if (days > 1) {
document.write("There are "+days + " days until " + description);
}
else if (days == 0) {
document.write("Tomorrow is " + description);
}
else {
document.write("It's" + description + "!");
}
// End -->
</script>
<!-- END OF SCRIPT -->


</body>
</html>
 

Khayman

I'm sorry Hal...
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Or your one
Code:
<html>
<head>
<title>TEST</title>
<script language="JavaScript">
<!--- Hide from non-JavaScript browsers
function XmasDays(CurrentDay) {
   var XYear=CurrentDay.getFullYear();
   var XDay=new Date("December, 25, 2003");
   XDay.setFullYear(XYear);
   var DayCount=(XDay-CurrentDay)/(1000*60*60*24);
   DayCount=Math.round(DayCount);
return DayCount;
}
function MonthTxt (MonthNumber) {
   var Month=new Array();
   Month[1]="January";
   Month[2]="February";
   Month[3]="March";
   Month[4]="April";
   Month[5]="May";
   Month[6]="June";
   Month[7]="July";
   Month[8]="August";
   Month[9]="September";
   Month[10]="October";
   Month[11]="November";
   Month[12]="December";
return Month[MonthNumber];
 }
 function WeekDayTxt(WeekDayNumber) {
 var WeekDay=new Array();
 WeekDay[0]="Sunday";
 WeekDay[1]="Monday";
 WeekDay[2]="Tuesday";
 WeekDay[3]="Wednesday";
 WeekDay[4]="Thursday";
 WeekDay[5]="Friday";
 WeekDay[6]="Saturday";
 return WeekDay[WeekDayNumber];
 }
// Stop hiding -->
</script>
<style>
</style>
</head>
<center><table width="600" cellpadding="5" cellspacing="0" border="1" bgcolor="white">
<tr>
<!--- Days until Christmas --->
<td valign="top" align="center" bgcolor="gold">
   <span style="font-size:small; font-weight:bold">
   <script language="JavaScript">
	  <!--- Hide from non-JavaScript browsers
	  var Now=new Date();
	  var ThisDay=Now.getDay();
	  var ThisMonth=Now.getMonth()+1;
	  var ThisYear=Now.getFullYear();
	  var DaysLeft=XmasDays(Now);
	  var MonthName=MonthTxt(ThisMonth);
	  var WeekDayName=WeekDayTxt(ThisDay);
	  
		if (DaysLeft > 1) {
 document.write(WeekDayName+","+MonthName +" "+ThisDay+"<br>");
 
	  } if (DaysLeft == 1) {
 document.write ("Last day for Christmas shopping");
 
	  } else {
 document.write ("Happy Holidays from North Pole Novelties");
 }
 
	  // Stop hiding --->
   </script>
   </span>
</center>
<body>
</html>
 

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