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AJAX Calendar extender not displaying properly.

Posted on 2009-05-06
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Hi Guys! Dunno why, but the AJAX calendar extender is not displaying properly. Its overlapping  the text box. I have attached a screenshot. Kindly help me to as what may be wrong. Thanks in advance,
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Question by:preethamonline
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by:cauos
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kindly post the aspx code
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by:preethamonline
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Here's the ASPX code
<asp:TextBox ID="TextBox1" runat="server"
        style="top: 180px; left: 766px; position: absolute; height: 22px; width: 128px"></asp:TextBox>
    <cc1:CalendarExtender ID="TextBox1_CalendarExtender" runat="server"
        Enabled="True" PopupPosition="Right" TargetControlID="TextBox1">
    </cc1:CalendarExtender>
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by:cauos
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i don't know from where you get PopupPosition="Right" the only available values for  PopupPosition are :
BottomLeft
BottomRight
TopLeft
TopRight

choose one of those options and see what is the result.
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by:preethamonline
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I'm using Visual Web developer 2008, which has got 6 values namely,
BottomLeft
BottomRight
TopLeft
TopRight
Left
Right

Basically i just want to distance the calendar control form the text box.
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by:cauos
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add only textbox and the calendarExtender without any style in new page; if the problem still exist there must be an issue in the dll itself.
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by:preethamonline
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Ok.I will try and let u know.
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by:preethamonline
ID: 24342908
Hey Cauos, still having the same problem. Dunno whats the problem. Any other ideas would be greatly appreciated.
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Ajay Sharma earned 500 total points
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The problem u are facing is because u are using gridLayout.
You must  use Flow Layout of page.

Place the TextBox and calendar extender in a HTML table.


The problem u are facing is because u are using gridLayout.

You must  use Flow Layout of page.
 

Place the TextBox and calendar extender in a HTML table.
 
 

<table>

	<tr>

		<td>

			<asp:TextBox ID="txtPublishDate" runat="server"></asp:TextBox><br />

                <ajaxToolkit:CalendarExtender ID="CalendarExtender1" runat="server" TargetControlID="txtPublishDate" CssClass="radcalendar"></ajaxToolkit:CalendarExtender>

		</td>

	</tr>

</table>

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by:preethamonline
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Thanks ajay. Worked like a charm. I had really gone crazy to make this work. Ajay one last thing. When the calendar drops down, it displays under the next control but not over it. I hope I'm not confusing. Its like the label below appears on the calendar.is there a way not to make the calendar transparent so that it doesn't show other controls in it. Thanks in advance.
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by:preethamonline
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This is how it appears
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by:preethamonline
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I found it . I just set the z-index and it seems to render properly.

.ajax__calendar_container { z-index : 100; }
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by:bkaplunovskiy
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This worked great Thank you
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