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Find Total Seconds Elapsed from given date and time

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Write a function that will find total seconds elapsed starting from current date and time. That is write a function which will returns Total Seconds.

Current Date and Time - Your Date and Time = Seconds difference.

Code for Find Total Seconds Elapsed from given date and time in C#

protectedvoid Page_Load(object sender, EventArgs e)
    string strCurrDate = "Current date and time: " + DateTime.Now;
    DateTime dtYourDate = DateTime.Parse("09/02/2009 10:01:45 AM"); //September 2, 2009string strYourDate = "Your date and time: " + dtYourDate.ToShortDateString() + " " + dtYourDate.ToLongTimeString();
    string strTotalSecElapsed = TotalSecondsElapsed(dtYourDate).ToString() + " Seconds Elapsed";
    Response.Write(strCurrDate + "<br>" + strYourDate + "<br>" + strTotalSecElapsed);

privatelong TotalSecondsElapsed(DateTime dtYourDate)
    long lTotalSecondsElapsed = 0;

    //Find Current Date and Time
    DateTime dtCurrent = DateTime.Now;

    //Find Time Difference details between current date and your given date
    TimeSpan tsDiff = dtCurrent.Subtract(dtYourDate);

    //Add Total Seconds for Days difference
    lTotalSecondsElapsed = lTotalSecondsElapsed + tsDiff.Days * (24 * 60 * 60);

    //Add Total Seconds for Hour difference
    lTotalSecondsElapsed = lTotalSecondsElapsed + (tsDiff.Hours * 60 * 60);

    //Add Total Minutes for Seconds difference
    lTotalSecondsElapsed = lTotalSecondsElapsed + (tsDiff.Minutes * 60);

    //Add Seconds
    lTotalSecondsElapsed = lTotalSecondsElapsed + tsDiff.Seconds;

    return lTotalSecondsElapsed;

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