WinUI Calendar Date Picker Overview

26 Apr 2021 / 1 minute to read

The WinUI Calendar Date Picker control provides an intuitive, touch-friendly interface to quickly select a date from a drop-down calendar. It supports different date formats. Date selection can be restricted by specifying minimum and maximum dates. Specific dates can also disabled from selection. In addition, it supports editing with validation and built-in watermark text display.

Normal view:

Calendar Date Picker with normal view

Expanded view:

Calendar Date Picker with dropdown date spinner

Key Features

  • Calendar Date Picker supports different Culture and Language types.
  • The drop-down portion used for selecting the date and it can be customized.
  • The Control displays the selected date value in a various formats.
  • Options to change the direction of month while navigation.
  • Drop-down display area in Calendar Date Picker control is limited using abbreviated days and months.
  • UI customization support for a drop-down each cells.
  • Supports highlighting special dates with icons.
  • Supports blocking a certain dates from selection and user interaction.