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Posted on 2001-09-11
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I have the Calendar1 control on my form and when a textbox gets focus the calendar comes up. I would like it to display todays date, not a hard coded date.
Can this be done, if so how?

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Question by:mscala
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by:baltman
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You can do this by setting the properties for the calendar when the form loads (or on any action you choose). I will use the example when the form loads:

Private Sub Form_Load()
  Calendar1.Day = dayNow
  Calendar1.Month = monthNow
  Calendar1.Year = yearNow
End Sub

You would have to assign the values to dayNow, monthNow and yearNow with the Date function.

Hope this helps.

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Eduard Ghergu earned 40 total points
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Private Sub Form_Load()
  Calendar1.Value = Now
End Sub
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by:planocz
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you can also use the format statement to view in your textbox....

calendar1.Value = now
text1.text = format(calendar1.Value, "mm/dd/yyyy")
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