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Form Fields & Components: Date

A date field. In use a date selection dialog will appear when the field is selected.

The default look of the Date component

Date Popup Widget

When the user clicks into the entry field a widget pops up. Once a date is chosen you simply need to click anywhere outside the popup and it will close. The date will have been entered into the field.

The date popup widget will appear in any place within the application where the user or App Designer needs to enter a date: Such as setting the default date..

Date Field Properties

Setting Description
Basic Tab / General Settings
Display Name
Default Value
Field Help Text
Required
See General Field Features
Basic Tab / Validation Section
Use Relative System Date Enable to set a earliest and latest date values as a set amount before or after today’s date, i.e. relative to today’s date.
Note: If active, the date limits are Earliest Relative Date and Latest Relative Date, if not they are Earliest Date and Latest Date.
 Earliest Relative Date Select the desired offset to apply to today’s date to create the earliest date value.
 Latest Relative Date Select the desired offset to apply to today’s date to create the latest date value.
 Earliest Date Select the desired date using the date-picker.
 Latest Date Select the desired date using the date-picker.
 Error Message Enter the text to display when the user entered value is larger than the Max Value.
Advanced Tab / Conditional Visibility – See Conditional Visibility

Date Field Usage Example

Date Usage Example
Date Field Usage Example

Demonstration Video

Updated on May 11, 2021

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