DatePicker calendar custom control for WinRT Xaml

DatePicker calendar custom control for WinRT Xaml

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Hi,

I have made a new release on the Datepicker project for WinRT (Xaml) : You can check this new version on Codeplex: WinRT Xaml Calendar Control

 

The first part “Creation of a date picker” is here : WinRT Xaml Calendar

At the beginning, this control was just a POC (a proof of concept) The first release was not fully functional. There was a lot of bug and unsupported features (well, it was a sample to illustrate the customization of a ListBox Sourire)

I had a lot of remarks (bad and good remarks… actually a lot of bad remarks Clignement d'œil) because lot of people thought that this control could be used in production code…

That was not the case.

Today, I have made a big work on refactoring this control to provide a real control, that you can use in production code (well actually, I hope you can use it Sourire)

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To achieve this, I have re-use the LoopItemsPanel (with customization, of course)

You can read the use of this ItemsTemplatePanel here : Create an ItemsTemplatePanel

Here is the (not exhaustive) list of new features:

  • Full binding support (Mode=TwoWay)
  • Loop list implementation
  • Style customization ready
  • Mouse gestures (yes !)
  • Correction of incorrect items position

 

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If you want to make some suggestions or remarks on this control, please use the Issue Tracker section from the codeplex site

 

Happy Coding;

Seb

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  • y a pas à dire ! le style iPhone, c'est vraiment le plus Mochi :)

  • It's fantastic...

  • Owsam work. Bit i need iphone latest date picker for windows phone and slates.

  • Hello Sebastien,

    joli controle !! Il y a tout de meme un point qui me pose probleme..

    Pour une application 'fr', j'ai beau modifier le template et tenter de mettre les jours en colonne 0, le controle ne veut rien savoir et s'obstine a mettre la notation mmddyyyy.

    Est-ce possible via les templates d'avoir un affichage de type francais ?

    Merci

    Thierry

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