c# - How to format a string as a date without time

String.format date without time
string-format-date-without-time

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        Label1.Text = "now: " + now.ToString();

        //string format date using string.format method.
        Label1.Text += "<br /><br />short date: " + string.Format("{0:d}", now);
        Label1.Text += "<br />long date: " + string.Format("{0:D}", now);
        Label1.Text += "<br />month pattern: " + string.Format("{0:M}", now);
        Label1.Text += "<br />year pattern: " + string.Format("{0:Y}", now);
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