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  • Events managed by default
  • Events supported by WINDEV and WINDEV Mobile
  • Optional events
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Events associated with Calendar controls
Events managed by default
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Events supported by WINDEV and WINDEV Mobile

WINDEV and WINDEV Mobile manage the following events by default (order of appearance in the code editor):
EventRuntime condition
InitializingRun when the window is opened. *
Displaying a monthRun when a new month is displayed in the Calendar control.
Selecting a dayRun when a day is selected in the Calendar control.
Click the "Today/Preset period" buttonIn a Calendar control with simple selection, run when the button "Today" is clicked on. When "Today" is clicked on:
  • the event "Selecting a day" is run.
  • the event "Click the "Today/Preset period" button" is run.
In a Calendar control with period selection, this button is used to select a preset date.
When "Preset period" is clicked on, the event "Click the "Today/Preset period" button" is run.
When selecting a period in the popup menu:
  • the event "Selecting a day" is run.
  • the event "Click the "Today/Preset period" button" is run.

(*) By default, the "Initializing" event of each control is run according to the order in which the controls were created in the window. To modify this order of execution:
  1. On the "Window" tab, in the "Order" group, click "Initialization".
  2. In the window displayed, use the arrows on the right to modify the order in which the controls are initialized.
Optional events
WINDEVUniversal Windows 10 AppJava Several optional events are supported. To add an optional event:
  1. Select the desired control.
  2. Display the code window of this control (F2 key).
  3. Click the link "Add other events to xxx" at the bottom of the window code, after the last event.
  4. All the optional events available for the control are displayed.
  5. Check the optional event to add and validate.
    Remark: You can select several optional events.
  6. The selected optional event is automatically added to the events managed by the control.
To disable an optional event, simply perform the same operations to display the list of optional events. Then simply uncheck the optional events to delete.
Remark: If the disabled code contains WLanguage code, this code is automatically deleted.
You can manage, for example:
  • the mouse hover over the control,
  • left mouse button down, up, with a double click,
  • right mouse button down, up, double click,
  • mouse wheel, etc.
For more details, see the Optional events.
Minimum version required
  • Version 14
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Last update: 05/26/2022

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