Format masking / filtering in RadDatePicker

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  1. nagendra
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    Jan 2009

    Posted 27 Oct 2010 Link to this post

    How can i apply a dateformat mask to RadDatePicker? I am using Rad 2008 Q2
  2. Dimo
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    Posted 28 Oct 2010 Link to this post

    Hello Nagendra,

    I am afraid the RadDateInput control (the datepicker textbox) cannot have a mask. Apart from checking entered characters in KeyPress, you can set the textbox to be readonly, so that users only pick dates from the Calendar popup. Use the RadDatePicker's EnableTyping property.

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  4. vinod
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    Jan 2011

    Posted 17 Jan 2011 Link to this post

    how i use the mask property in rad date picker without using masked text box
  5. Tim
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    Jul 2011

    Posted 31 Oct 2012 Link to this post

    Hi Dimo,

    I can't see the RadDatePicker's EnableTyping property to make it read only. Could you please guide me on how can I proceed with making the text box of the RadDatePicker readonly.
  6. Galin
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    Posted 05 Nov 2012 Link to this post

    Hi James,

    The property EnableTyping disables typing in the date input box, but you are still able to choose a date from the popup button.

    I can suggest you to use the property Enabled, e.g.

    <telerik:RadDatePicker ID="RadDatePicker1" runat="server" Enabled="false" />

    I hope this helps.

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