DayNameFormat Enumeration
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DayNameFormat Enumeration

 

Specifies the display format for the days of the week on a Calendar control.

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

public enum DayNameFormat

Member nameDescription
FirstLetter

The days of the week displayed with just the first letter. For example, M represents Monday.

FirstTwoLetters

The days of the week displayed with just the first two letters. For example, Mo represents Monday.

Full

The days of the week displayed in full format. For example, Monday.

Short

The days of the week displayed in abbreviated format. For example, Mon represents Monday.

Shortest

The days of the week displayed in the shortest abbreviation format possible for the current culture.

The DayNameFormat enumeration represents the display formats for the days of the week in a Calendar control.

System_CAPS_noteNote

In some cultures, DayNameFormat.FirstLetter and DayNameFormat.FirstTwoLetter display identical values for one or more days of the week. In these cultures, consider using DayNameFormat.Shortest, which displays the shortest abbreviation possible without using identical abbreviations.

The following code example shows how to specify a format for the format for the days of the week in a Calendar control.

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

<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Transitional//EN"
    "http://www.w3.org/TR/xhtml1/DTD/xhtml1-transitional.dtd">
<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml" >
  <head runat="server">
    <title> Calendar DayNameFormat Example </title>
</head>
<body>
   <form id="form1" runat="server">

     <h3> Calendar DayNameFormat Example </h3>

     <asp:Calendar id="Calendar1"
       daynameformat="Shortest"
       runat="server"/>

    </form>
  </body>
</html>

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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