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Calendar.TodayDayStyle Property

Gets the style properties for today's date on the Calendar control.

Namespace: System.Web.UI.WebControls
Assembly: System.Web (in system.web.dll)

public TableItemStyle TodayDayStyle { get; }
/** @property */
public TableItemStyle get_TodayDayStyle ()

public function get TodayDayStyle () : TableItemStyle

Property Value

A TableItemStyle that contains the style properties for today's date on the Calendar control. The default value is an empty TableItemStyle.

Use this property to specify the style for today's date on the Calendar control. If the TodayDayStyle property is not set, the style specified in the DayStyle property is used.

For more information on the different style properties that can be controlled, see TableItemStyle.

The following code example demonstrates how to use the TodayDayStyle property to specify a blue background color and a yellow foreground color for today's date.

<%@ Page Language="C#" AutoEventWireup="True" %>
<html>
<head>

</head>
<body>

   <form runat="server">

      <h3>Calendar Example</h3>

      <asp:Calendar id="calendar1" runat="server">

         <TodayDayStyle BackColor="Blue"
                        ForeColor="Yellow">
         </TodayDayStyle>

      </asp:Calendar>
            
   </form>       

</body>
</html>


<%@ Page Language="C#" AutoEventWireup="True" %>

<html>
   <script runat="server" >
  
      void Selection_Change(Object sender, EventArgs e)
      {

         // Set the background color for today's date in the Calendar.
         Calendar1.TodayDayStyle.BackColor = 
            System.Drawing.Color.FromName(ColorList.SelectedItem.Value);

      }
  
   </script>
  
<body>

   <form runat="server">
  
      <h3> Calendar TodayDayStyle Example </h3>

      Select a background color for today's date in the calendar.

      <br><br> 
  
      <asp:Calendar id="Calendar1"
           ShowGridLines="True" 
           ShowTitle="True"
           runat="server"/>

      <br><br>

      <table cellpadding="5">

         <tr>

            <td>

               Background color:

            </td>

         </tr>

         <tr>

            <td>

               <asp:DropDownList id="ColorList"
                    AutoPostBack="True"
                    OnSelectedIndexChanged="Selection_Change"
                    runat="server">

                  <asp:ListItem Selected="True" Value="White"> White </asp:ListItem>
                  <asp:ListItem Value="Silver"> Silver </asp:ListItem>
                  <asp:ListItem Value="DarkGray"> Dark Gray </asp:ListItem>
                  <asp:ListItem Value="Khaki"> Khaki </asp:ListItem>
                  <asp:ListItem Value="DarkKhaki"> Dark Khaki </asp:ListItem>

               </asp:DropDownList>

            </td>

         </tr>
  
   </form>

</body>
</html>
 

Windows 98, Windows 2000 SP4, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP Media Center Edition, Windows XP Professional x64 Edition, Windows XP SP2, Windows XP Starter Edition

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

.NET Framework

Supported in: 2.0, 1.1, 1.0
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