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Figure 1: Screenshot highlighting Date Picker obtained from sample Expenses Claim App
Screenshots taken from http://localhost:8080/jw/web/console/app/hr_expense/1/form/builder/hr_expense_claim_entry
Figure 2: Date Picker Properties
|ID||Element ID (By declaring as "date", a corresponding database table column "c_date" will be created)|
|Label||Element Label to be displayed to end user.|
|Allow Manual Input||Rather than using the calendar picker, user may key in the date directly if checked.|
Figure 3: Date Picker Properties - Advanced Options
Default Value when there's no existing value found/selected.
Hash variable is accepted here. For example, you may key the following
Date format defined here should follow Data Format.
In Java date format; e.g., yyyy-MM-dd for 2011-06-01
Attach a Validator plugin to validate the input value.
When will validation takes place?
Validation will takes place whenever form is submitted except when it is submitted as "Save as Draft".
|Start Date Field ID||This option should be used in conjunction of "Set Current Date As".|
|End Date Field ID||This option should be used in conjunction of "Set Current Date As".|
|Set Current Date As|
Please refer to http://docs.jquery.com/UI/Datepicker/formatDate
|Date Picker Year Range|
Range of years to be shown
|Readonly||Determines if the element is editable.|
|Display field as Label when readonly?|
Displays the value of the element as plain text when element is set to "Readonly".
If the form is part of a workflow process, upon saving of the form (by clicking on "Save as Draft" or "Complete" button). The value in this input field will be saved into the corresponding workflow variable named here.
Using a non-existent Workflow Variable name
You will get the following warning with the name printed out (e.g. status) in the server log if you attempt to map to a non-existent Workflow Variable.