Day duration calculator used by many different businesses is an extension of date calculator that allow users to exclude public holidays or weekends when subtracting or adding specific number of days from your choice of date.
Entering the date that you want to use as starting point for the calculation is the first step for using this day duration calculator. You can make use of any date you like however, holiday support is reduced for back in time. In addition to that, you may type the dates in boxes, use the calendar popup window or use the dropdown menus that open if you click in the boxes.
When adding or subtracting days, you simply go into the Add/Subtract dropdown menu, pick to subtract or add days or from the start date and then, enter the number of days in the days field. In order to execute multiple additions or subtractions by using the same start date, you may enter a number of digits in the field and use comma or space to separate them.
It is possible as well for you to subtract or add the same number of days multiple times. The dropdown menus entitled days in results will let you to specify what days ought to be included in the calculation. Say for example that exclude is what you’ve chosen from the first menu, what the day duration calculator will do is include all days except those that are specified in second menu. But if include only is what chosen, then what will do is include the days that are specified in second menu.
And if you like to include the business days only, you simply need to choose public holidays and weekends and exclude. Skipping on public holidays or weekend days is possible. If you wish to include weekend days or non working days and public holidays, choose include only and public holidays and weekends. Including public holidays from the day duration calculator or just weekend days is possible as well. If you don’t like to exclude any days, just choose “Include”/”All days” or “Exclude”/”No days”.
The result from the day duration calculator will be displayed on the same page as you hit enter. The result of calculation will be shown on the left side along with the summary of search query while the right half is providing additional info like the number of calendar days between start as well as end dates, number of skipped days if you’ve opted to exclude holidays, weekends or workdays, details of the skipped days and so forth.
The business day duration calculator is also providing country specific results for weekends and public holidays after it is set up.