Function Reference


GUICtrlCreateMonthCal

Creates a month calendar control for the GUI.

GUICtrlCreateMonthCal ( "text", left, top [, width [, height [, style = -1 [, exStyle = -1]]]] )

Parameters

text The preselected date (always as "yyyy/mm/dd").
left The left side of the control. If -1 is used then left will be computed according to GUICoordMode.
top The top of the control. If -1 is used then top will be computed according to GUICoordMode.
width [optional] The width of the control (default is the previously used width).
height [optional] The height of the control (default is the previously used height).
style [optional] Defines the style of the control. See GUI Control Styles Appendix.
    default (-1) : none.
    forced style : $WS_TABSTOP
exStyle [optional] Defines the extended style of the control. See Extended Style Table.
    default (-1) : WS_EX_CLIENTEDGE

Return Value

Success: the identifier (controlID) of the new control.
Failure: 0.

Remarks

To obtain the value of the control see GUICtrlRead().

Default resizing is $GUI_DOCKSIZE.

Related

GUICoordMode (Option), GUICtrlRead(), GUIGetMsg()

Example

#include <GUIConstantsEx.au3>
#include <MsgBoxConstants.au3>

Example()

Func Example()
    GUICreate("Get date", 210, 190)

    Local $idDate = GUICtrlCreateMonthCal("1953/03/25", 10, 10)
    GUISetState(@SW_SHOW)

    ; Loop until the user exits.
    While 1
        Switch GUIGetMsg()
            Case $GUI_EVENT_CLOSE
                ExitLoop

            Case $idDate
                MsgBox($MB_SYSTEMMODAL, "debug", "calendar clicked")

        EndSwitch
    WEnd

    MsgBox($MB_SYSTEMMODAL, "Date", GUICtrlRead($idDate), 2)
EndFunc   ;==>Example