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NextPrevFormat Enumeration

Represents the display format for the previous and next month navigation controls within the Calendar.

[Visual Basic]
<Serializable>
Public Enum NextPrevFormat
[C#]
[Serializable]
public enum NextPrevFormat
[C++]
[Serializable]
__value public enum NextPrevFormat
[JScript]
public
   Serializable
enum NextPrevFormat

Remarks

The NextPrevFormat enumeration represents the different styles for the next and previous month buttons on the Calendar.

CustomText allows the programmer to specify custom text for the navigation controls.

ShortMonth displays a three-letter abbreviation for the month.

FullMonth displays the entire month name.

Members

Member name Description
CustomText Custom text format for the month navigation controls on the Calendar.
FullMonth Full month name format for the month navigation controls on the Calendar. For example, "January".
ShortMonth Abbreviated month name format for the month navigation controls on the Calendar. For example, "Jan".

Example

[Visual Basic] 
<%@ Page Language="VB" AutoEventWireup="True" %>

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

         ' Set the format for the next and previous month controls.
         Calendar1.NextPrevFormat = _
            CType(DayList.SelectedIndex, NextPrevFormat)

      End Sub
  
   </script>
  
<body>

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

      Select a format for the next and previous month controls.

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

      <br><br>

      <table cellpadding="5">

         <tr>

            <td>

               Format:

            </td>

         </tr>

         <tr>

            <td>

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

                  <asp:ListItem Selected="True"> Custom </asp:ListItem>
                  <asp:ListItem> ShortMonth </asp:ListItem>
                  <asp:ListItem> FullMonth </asp:ListItem>

               </asp:DropDownList>

            </td>

         </tr>
  
   </form>

</body>
</html>
 

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

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

         // Set the format for the next and previous month controls.
         Calendar1.NextPrevFormat = (NextPrevFormat)DayList.SelectedIndex;

      }
  
   </script>
  
<body>

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

      Select a format for the next and previous month controls.

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

      <br><br>

      <table cellpadding="5">

         <tr>

            <td>

               Format:

            </td>

         </tr>

         <tr>

            <td>

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

                  <asp:ListItem Selected="True"> Custom </asp:ListItem>
                  <asp:ListItem> ShortMonth </asp:ListItem>
                  <asp:ListItem> FullMonth </asp:ListItem>

               </asp:DropDownList>

            </td>

         </tr>
  
   </form>

</body>
</html>
 

[C++, JScript] No example is available for C++ or JScript. To view a Visual Basic or C# example, click the Language Filter button Language Filter in the upper-left corner of the page.

Requirements

Namespace: System.Web.UI.WebControls

Platforms: Windows 2000, Windows XP Professional, Windows Server 2003 family

Assembly: System.Web (in System.Web.dll)

See Also

System.Web.UI.WebControls Namespace | NextPrevFormat | Calendar

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