Editing objects, layout parts, and the layout background > Formatting and setting up field objects in Layout mode > Setting up a field to display a drop-down calendar
Setting up a field to display a drop-down calendar
1. In Layout mode, select the field.
2. Click Inspector Inspector button in the layout bar, then click the Data Data tab.
3. In the Field area, for Control Style, choose Drop-down calendar. Then selection options.
Include icon to show and hide calendar displays a calendar icon in the field. If this option is not set, the calendar is automatically displayed when the user enters the field.
Auto-complete using existing values is available only for fields defined as text.
To view the drop-down calendar, select the field (or click the calendar icon) in Browse mode or Find mode.
Use Control Panel (Windows) or System Preferences (OS X) to change the day on which a week begins in a drop-down calendar.
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