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In the below example, you will learn about the date_modify function. Learn how to Date Modified with PHP

date_modify() in PHP

date_modify or DateTime::modify function modifies the timestamp of a DateTime object by incrementing or decrementing in a format accepted by strtotime(). It returns the modify date time.


public DateTime DateTime::modify ( string $modify )
DateTime date_modify ( DateTime $object , string $modify )

Parameters of Date Modify Function PHP

object - Procedural style only: A DateTime object returned by date_create()

modify - String in a relative format accepted by strtotime().




$date = new DateTime("2009-08-25");


$date->modify("+1 day");


echo $date->format("Y-m-d");




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