DatePicker.CalendarOpened Event

Occurs when the drop-down Calendar is opened.

Namespace:  System.Windows.Controls
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)
XMLNS for XAML: http://schemas.microsoft.com/winfx/2006/xaml/presentation, http://schemas.microsoft.com/netfx/2007/xaml/presentation

public event RoutedEventHandler CalendarOpened
<DatePicker CalendarOpened="eventhandler"/>

The following example creates a DatePicker and provides instructions to the user. When the user opens or closes the Calendar, the instructions are updated.


<StackPanel>
  <TextBlock Name="textBlock1" 
             Text="Enter a date or click the calendar."/>
  <DatePicker CalendarOpened="DatePicker_CalendarOpened"
              CalendarClosed="DatePicker_CalendarClosed"/>
</StackPanel>



private void DatePicker_CalendarOpened(object sender, RoutedEventArgs e)
{
    textBlock1.Text = "Select a date from the calendar";
}

private void DatePicker_CalendarClosed(object sender, RoutedEventArgs e)
{
    textBlock1.Text = "Enter a date or click the calendar";
}


.NET Framework

Supported in: 4

.NET Framework Client Profile

Supported in: 4

Windows 7, Windows Vista SP1 or later, Windows XP SP3, Windows Server 2008 (Server Core not supported), Windows Server 2008 R2 (Server Core supported with SP1 or later), Windows Server 2003 SP2

The .NET Framework does not support all versions of every platform. For a list of the supported versions, see .NET Framework System Requirements.
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