DatePicker.FirstDayOfWeek Property

 
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Gets or sets the day that is considered the beginning of the week.

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

member FirstDayOfWeek : DayOfWeek with get, set

Property Value

Type: System.DayOfWeek

A DayOfWeek that represents the beginning of the week. The default is the FirstDayOfWeek that is determined by the current culture.

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

Identifier field

FirstDayOfWeekProperty

Metadata properties set to true

None

<DatePicker FirstDayOfWeek="DayOfWeek"/>

The following example creates a DatePicker that displays Monday as the first day of the week.

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<!-- A DatePicker that has March 23, 2009 selected and 
           displays the Long date format. -->
<DatePicker SelectedDateFormat="Long" SelectedDate="3/23/09"
                  DisplayDateStart="1/01/09" DisplayDateEnd="12/31/09" 
                  FirstDayOfWeek="Monday"/>

.NET Framework
Available since 4.0
Silverlight
Available since 2.0
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