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_Date_FROM_TO - Form for selecting time period

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#include <WindowsConstants.au3>
#include <GUIConstants.au3>
#include <GuiButton.au3>
#include <date.au3>

Local $a_result = _Date_FROM_TO('Select time period', '2013/01/01')
If IsArray($a_result) Then MsgBox(48, 'Result', $a_result[0] & @CRLF & $a_result[1])

Func _Date_FROM_TO($s_info, $DATE_FROM = '', $DATE_TO = '')
If $DATE_FROM = '' Then $DATE_FROM = _Now()
If $DATE_TO = '' Then $DATE_TO = _Now()

Local $Form_date_from_to = GUICreate("Date from ... to ....", 413, 392, 254, 114)
Local $MonthCal_FROM = GUICtrlCreateMonthCal($DATE_FROM, 10, 144, 190, 190)
GUICtrlSetResizing(-1, $GUI_DOCKAUTO)
Local $MonthCal_TO = GUICtrlCreateMonthCal($DATE_TO, 210, 144, 190, 190)
GUICtrlSetResizing(-1, $GUI_DOCKAUTO)
Local $Button_SELECT = GUICtrlCreateButton("&Select time period", 10, 352, 190, 25, BitOR($BS_DEFPUSHBUTTON, $BS_CENTER, $BS_VCENTER))
GUICtrlSetBkColor(-1, 0x00FF00)
GUICtrlSetResizing(-1, $GUI_DOCKAUTO)
Local $Button_CANCEL = GUICtrlCreateButton("&Cancel", 210, 352, 190, 25, BitOR($BS_CENTER, $BS_VCENTER))
GUICtrlSetBkColor(-1, 0xFF0000)
GUICtrlSetResizing(-1, $GUI_DOCKAUTO)
GUICtrlCreateLabel("from DAY:", 10, 126, 64, 17)
GUICtrlSetFont(-1, 8, 800, 0, "MS Sans Serif")
GUICtrlSetResizing(-1, $GUI_DOCKAUTO)
GUICtrlCreateLabel("to DAY :", 210, 126, 64, 17)
GUICtrlSetFont(-1, 8, 800, 0, "MS Sans Serif")
GUICtrlSetResizing(-1, $GUI_DOCKAUTO)
GUICtrlCreateLabel($s_info, 10, 10, 390, 110, $WS_BORDER, $WS_EX_CLIENTEDGE)
GUICtrlSetBkColor(-1, 0xFFFBF0)
GUICtrlSetResizing(-1, $GUI_DOCKAUTO)

Local $nMsg
Local $var_to_return = ''
WinSetOnTop("Date from ... to ....", $s_info, 1)
While 1
$nMsg = GUIGetMsg()
Switch $nMsg
$var_to_return = False
Case $Button_SELECT
Local $a_result[2] = [GUICtrlRead($MonthCal_FROM), GUICtrlRead($MonthCal_TO)]
$var_to_return = $a_result
Case $Button_CANCEL
$var_to_return = False
Return $var_to_return
EndFunc ;==>_Date_FROM_TO

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Hi mlipok,

Nice example, in my opinion to be useful, your script lacks at least a basic legality check.

Please look at my udf

_InputDate udf

also used in my SQLite Report Generator

SQLite Report Generator

Thank you for your contribution

Regards, GreenCan


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