Adding a date field allows the user to select a specific date.
The first example at the right shows the component with the default settings (dropdown "Year" option). The second shows the component with a text entry option for the "Year".
- Date-specific Options
- Common Component Options
- Default value
The default value of the field. Accepts any date in any standard Date Format. Strings such as today, +2 months, and Dec 9 2004 are all valid.
- Default value timezone
Select either "User timezone" or "Website timezone"
Default = "User timezone"
Choose whether to hide the Day, Month or Year when displaying the field
NOTE: A hidden day or month will be set to 1. A hidden year will be set to the year of the default value.
- Start year
The first year that is allowed to be entered. May be relative (i.e. -2 or +2) or simply the year (i.e. 1950)
- End year
The last year that is allowed to be entered. May be relative (i.e. -2 or +2) or simply the year (i.e. 1950)
- Enable popup calendar
Shows calendar button next to the date field for user to pick a date
- Use a textfield for year
If checked, the generated date field will use a textfield for the year. Otherwise it will use a select list