setFullYear() method sets the full year for a
specified date according to local time. Returns new timestamp.
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dateObj.setFullYear(yearValue[, monthValue[, dateValue]])
- An integer specifying the numeric value of the year, for example, 1995.
- Optional. An integer between 0 and 11 representing the months January through December.
- Optional. An integer between 1 and 31 representing the day of the month. If you
dateValueparameter, you must also specify the
The number of milliseconds between 1 January 1970 00:00:00 UTC and the updated date.
If a parameter you specify is outside of the expected range,
attempts to update the other parameters and the date information in the
Date object accordingly. For example, if you specify 15 for
monthValue, the year is incremented by 1
yearValue + 1), and 3 is used for the month.
var theBigDay = new Date(); theBigDay.setFullYear(1997);
The definition of 'Date.prototype.setFullYear' in that specification.
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