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  • Overview
  • Control in a window or page
  • Creating a Calendar control
  • Describing the Calendar control
  • Translating the elements of a Calendar control
  • Translating the "Today"/"Preset period" button
  • Translating days and months in the Calendar control
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Overview

Control in a window or page

The Calendar control is used to permanently display a calendar in a window or page. This calendar can display the current date, or interact with the window or page (e.g., by displaying the schedule corresponding to the selected day).
Versions 18 and later
Linux This type of control is now available for WINDEV applications in Linux.
New in version 18
Linux This type of control is now available for WINDEV applications in Linux.
Linux This type of control is now available for WINDEV applications in Linux.

Creating a Calendar control

To create a Calendar control:
  1. On the "Creation" tab, in the "Graphic controls" group:
    • WEBDEV - Server code expand "Time" and select "Calendar".
  2. Click where the control will be created in the window or page. The control appears in the editor.
To view the characteristics of the control, select "Description" in the context menu.
Describing the Calendar control
The Calendar control can be customized in the editor via the description window.
Here are some features of the Calendar control. You can:
  • define a date range ("Lower bound" and "Upper bound" in the "General" tab of the description window).
  • define a background image:
    • WEBDEV - Server code "Style" tab of the description window, "Background image" element.
  • define the characteristics of the calendar ("Details" tab of the description window):
    • first day of the week,
    • display format of the month,
    • multi-selection calendar (not available in WEBDEV, PHP, iPhone, iPad),
    • presence of a "Today" button.
  • define the style of all the elements displayed in the calendar ("Style" tab). To define the style of an element, simply click its label ("Sunday" for example).
  • Versions 16 and later
    modify the image of the "Next" and "Previous" buttons ("Style" tab, "Next/Previous buttons" element).
    New in version 16
    modify the image of the "Next" and "Previous" buttons ("Style" tab, "Next/Previous buttons" element).
    modify the image of the "Next" and "Previous" buttons ("Style" tab, "Next/Previous buttons" element).
Translating the elements of a Calendar control

Translating the "Today"/"Preset period" button

The "Today" and "Preset period" buttons can be translated in the calendar description window ("Details" tab).

Translating days and months in the Calendar control

To translate the days and months displayed in the Calendar control, you must set the project language options.
  1. Open the project description: on the "Project" tab, in the "Project" group, click "Description".
  2. In the "Languages" tab, select the desired language.
  3. In the linguistic options of the selected language, select "Date" then "Use the following parameters".
  4. Click "Days and Months" and enter the translations, if necessary. Validate.
  5. Validate the project description.
Related Examples:
The Calendar control Unit examples (WINDEV): The Calendar control
[ + ] Four methods for using the Calendar control:
- Using the Calendar control found in the WINDEV toolbar
- Using CalendarOpen and CalendarPicker as well as CalendarSelect (multi-selection)
- Using ..CalendarButton
- Using BankHolidayAdd
Minimum version required
  • Version 14
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