Windows apps
Collapse the table of content
Expand the table of content
Information
The topic you requested is included in another documentation set. For convenience, it's displayed below. Choose Switch to see the topic in its original location.

CalendarSelectionMode Enumeration

 

Specifies whether a single or multiple dates can be selected in a Calendar.

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

public enum CalendarSelectionMode

Member nameDescription
MultipleRange

Multiple non-contiguous ranges of dates can be selected. Use the SelectedDates property to retrieve the selected dates.

None

No selections are allowed.

SingleDate

A single date can be selected. Use the SelectedDate property to retrieve the selected date.

SingleRange

A single range of dates can be selected. Use the SelectedDates property to retrieve the selected dates.

The following example sets the SelectionMode property to MultipleRange.

// Create a Calendar that displays dates through
// Januarary 31, 2009 and has dates that are not selectable.
Calendar calendarWithBlackoutDates = new Calendar();
calendarWithBlackoutDates.IsTodayHighlighted = false;
calendarWithBlackoutDates.DisplayDate = new DateTime(2009, 1, 1);
calendarWithBlackoutDates.DisplayDateEnd = new DateTime(2009, 1, 31);
calendarWithBlackoutDates.SelectionMode = CalendarSelectionMode.MultipleRange;

// Add the dates that are not selectable.
calendarWithBlackoutDates.BlackoutDates.Add(
    new CalendarDateRange(new DateTime(2009, 1, 2), new DateTime(2009, 1, 4)));
calendarWithBlackoutDates.BlackoutDates.Add(
    new CalendarDateRange(new DateTime(2009, 1, 9)));
calendarWithBlackoutDates.BlackoutDates.Add(
    new CalendarDateRange(new DateTime(2009, 1, 16)));
calendarWithBlackoutDates.BlackoutDates.Add(
    new CalendarDateRange(new DateTime(2009, 1, 23), new DateTime(2009, 1, 25)));
calendarWithBlackoutDates.BlackoutDates.Add(
    new CalendarDateRange(new DateTime(2009, 1, 30)));

// Add the selected dates.
calendarWithBlackoutDates.SelectedDates.Add(
    new DateTime(2009, 1, 5));
calendarWithBlackoutDates.SelectedDates.AddRange(
    new DateTime(2009, 1, 12), new DateTime(2009, 1, 15));
calendarWithBlackoutDates.SelectedDates.Add(
    new DateTime(2009, 1, 27));

// root is a Panel that is defined elswhere.
root.Children.Add(calendarWithBlackoutDates);
<!-- Create a Calendar that displays dates through
     Januarary 31, 2009 and has dates that are not selectable. -->
<Calendar Margin="20" SelectionMode="MultipleRange"  
          IsTodayHighlighted="false" 
          DisplayDate="1/1/2009"
          DisplayDateEnd="1/31/2009"
          xmlns:sys="clr-namespace:System;assembly=mscorlib">

  <Calendar.BlackoutDates>
    <CalendarDateRange Start="1/2/2009" End="1/4/2009"/>
    <CalendarDateRange Start="1/9/2009" End="1/9/2009"/>
    <CalendarDateRange Start="1/16/2009" End="1/16/2009"/>
    <CalendarDateRange Start="1/23/2009" End="1/25/2009"/>
    <CalendarDateRange Start="1/30/2009" End="1/30/2009"/>
  </Calendar.BlackoutDates>

  <Calendar.SelectedDates>
    <sys:DateTime>1/5/2009</sys:DateTime>
    <sys:DateTime>1/12/2009</sys:DateTime>
    <sys:DateTime>1/14/2009</sys:DateTime>
    <sys:DateTime>1/13/2009</sys:DateTime>
    <sys:DateTime>1/15/2009</sys:DateTime>
    <sys:DateTime>1/27/2009</sys:DateTime>
    <sys:DateTime>4/2/2009</sys:DateTime>
  </Calendar.SelectedDates>
</Calendar>

.NET Framework
Available since 4.0
Silverlight
Available since 2.0
Return to top
Show:
© 2017 Microsoft