Calendar Won't Pop-up? Check Your ClientIDMode

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  1. Ken Cox
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    Oct 2002

    Posted 20 Apr 2011 Link to this post

    Telerik Support just explained why one of my RadDatePickers wouldn't pop up so I thought I'd pass it along.

    I was using ClientIDMode="Static" to create non-changing IDs for my JavaScript routines. Bad Move!

    Here's the explanation as to why you need to stick to AutoID:

    "Since these are controls with complex hierarchies of child controls and templates, setting their ClientID mode to Static will break their functionality"

    Maybe everyone else already knew this, but there you go.

    Ken
  2. vincent
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    Jun 2008

    Posted 30 Dec 2012 Link to this post

    This isn't really acceptable. If you are using composite scripts you really need static ids.
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