Kendo UI for Angular DateInput Overview

The Kendo UI for Angular DateInput represents an input field that recognizes and formats scheduling values such as dates.

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The following example demonstrates the DateInput in action.

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Key Features

  • Disabled DateInput—You can use the configuration options of the DateInput to disable the component so that users are not able to interact with it.
  • Read-only DateInput—The DateInput provides a configuration option for rendering it in its read-only state.
  • Date ranges—Within the DateInput, date ranges can be defined by setting a start and end date for a period of time.
  • Spin buttons—You can enable the spin buttons of the DateInput to increase or decrease the date value by adding or subtracting days.
  • Incremental steps—The DateInput enables you to change the default step for increasing and decreasing the parts of its date values.
  • Formats—You can display the DateInput in its single format at all times or configure it to show the value in different formats when the input is focused or blurred.
  • Placeholders—The DateInput provides options for setting its input field and render a text hint, a floating label, or descriptions for its format sections.
  • Incomplete date validation—The incomplete date validation feature of the DateInput ensures that users do not accidentally leave a non-required field partially populated.
  • Forms Support—You can use the DateInput both in template-driven and reactive Angular forms.
  • Integration with JSON—As the DateInput works only with date JavaScript instances while the received data from the server is serialized in a JSON format, the component provides options for binding it to dates which are serialized as strings.
  • Globalization—All Kendo UI for Angular Date Inputs provide globalization options.
  • Accessibility—The DateInput is accessible for screen readers and supports WAI-ARIA attributes.
  • Keyboard navigation—The DateInput supports a number of keyboard shortcuts for processing various commands.

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