DatePicker::DisplayDate Property

 

Gets or sets the date to display.

Namespace:   System.Windows.Controls
Assembly:  PresentationFramework (in PresentationFramework.dll)

public:
property DateTime DisplayDate {
	DateTime get();
	void set(DateTime value);
}

Property Value

Type: System::DateTime

The date to display. The default is DateTime::Today.

Exception Condition
ArgumentOutOfRangeException

The specified date is not in the range defined by DisplayDateStart. and DisplayDateEnd.

This property affects the Calendar of the DatePicker. For more information, see the Calendar::DisplayDate property.

Identifier field

DisplayDateProperty

Metadata properties set to true

BindsTwoWayByDefault

This property allows the developer to specify a date to display if SelectedDate is null.

<DatePicker DisplayDate="dateTimeString"/>

dateTimeString

A date that is in one of the formats that are listed in the DateTime XAML Syntax topic.

The following example creates a DatePicker that is initialized with its calendar open and displaying July 7, 2009.

<DatePicker IsDropDownOpen="True"
            IsTodayHighlighted="False" 
            DisplayDate="7/7/09"/>

.NET Framework
Available since 4.0
Silverlight
Available since 2.0
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