Calculate Duration

by @pixies


Calculate duration between two dates

How to Use

Calculate the duration of time between two dates in years, months, weeks, days, hours, and minutes.


Quick Bar: You will need to setup the Quick Bar if you have not done so previously. To do this, follow the Quick Bar setup documentation.

Activate the Blueprint

  1. Activate this blueprint. If you're not logged into PixieBrix or you have not previously created a PixieBrix account, you'll be prompted to do so before continuing the activation flow for this blueprint.

  2. Once you are logged in, finish activating this blueprint by clicking "Activate" in the Extension Console.


Try it Out

  1. On any webpage, activate the Quick Bar using the keyboard shortcut you configured in the Quick Bar setup documentation and choose "Calculate Duration."


  2. In the sidebar, define a start date and end date, and click Submit:


  3. Viola - PixieBrix calculates the duration in years, months, weeks, days, hours, and minutes.


Endless Possibilities

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Dec. 27, 2022


Jan. 23, 2023