Date/Time Picker Properties
A date picker is a variation on a TextBox control. The date picker option appears in a TextBox control if the grid is updatable.
- Date Picker
Show a 'DatePicker' icon which can be clicked to open a calendar. Users can click in the calendar to enter date values.
- Open how
Specify how the date picker will be opened. Can either be when user clicks the icon, or when user clicks in the field. Choices include ClickIcon, Focus.
- Date format
Specify the date format in which dates will be returned when the user makes a selection from the Date Picker. If you specify <Default>, the format is controlled by the 'Date format' property in the 'Miscellaneous' section on the Grid Properties tab page. The <Default> setting allows you to easily configure the Grid to use US formats for users in the U.S.A and 'day/month/year' formats for users outside the US.
- Pre-defined date range selector
Display a drop-down selector showing pre-defined date ranges (e.g. This Week, This Month, This Year, etc.)
- Pre-defined date range selector settings
Pre-defined date range selector settings property.
- Date picker Icon
Enter a number between 1 and 6 to select the built-in date picker icon to display.
- Switch year
Specify how the date picker will interpret 2 digit years. IMPORTANT: If you want to define how the server will interpret 2 digit years, you must set the Switch year in the Grid Properties, Miscellaneous section.
- Use combo boxes
Use combo boxes property.
- User must select from Date/Time picker
Specify if the user can type in a date/time value, or must select the value from the Date/Time picker. If this option is checked, then the Date/Time picker is automatically set to open when the control gets focus.
- Low date
- High date
- Disabled days
- Show days of week
Specify if the days of the weeks should be shown as column titles on the Date/Time picker.
- Show weeks of year
Specify if the week of the year for each week shown on the calendar should be shown. The week of the year is displayed in the first column on the calendar.
- Show 'Today' button
Specify if the 'Today' button should be shown
- OK button label
When the Date/Time picker displays a time portion, the window has OK and Cancel buttons. Specify the label of the OK button. You can use language tags - <a5:r> and </a5:r>.
- Cancel button label
When the Date/Time picker displays a time portion, the window has OK and Cancel buttons. Specify the label of the Cancel button. You can use language tags - <a5:r> and </a5:r>
- Lock column widths
Specify if all columns widths should be the same, or can be different. Only meaningfull when day names are of different lengths.
- Has events
Specify if you want to define event handlers for the various events raised by the Date Picker.