diarydate calendar in vfp retrun data to form
Posted on 2014-10-23
Hi: Writing a purchase order system I need to set a required date. I use the diary date to call up a calendar. The problem is that there does not appear to be a way to get the date selected from the calendar back to the form, without calling the diary date again.
I have this on the click function of a button next to the text box to which I wish to post the date:
ACTIVATE WINDOW calendar
due = _DIARYDATE
THISFORM.Text3.Value = due
Which gives the date currently selected in the calendar ( set at the init stage of the form thus:
_diarydate = IIF(CDOW(DATE()+1)="Saturday",DATE()+3,DATE()+1))
But if I want to choose a different date, say I choose 31/12/2015 in the calendar, how do I get this new date visible back on the form, without having to click the button again?
Sorry if a dumb question......