Edit field properties - General tab - Date & Time

Applications module Edit field element linked to a date or datetime data field Properties


Provide the edit field with a title here. Click here for more information about defining titles.

Display title in control

This setting means the title will be displayed in the edit field when it is viewed in the browser.

Input required

With this setting an edit field will be made a mandatory field. This means that a page may only be saved in the browser if all required fields have been filled in. The user will be notified with an error message about all required fields that have not been filled in.


The field cannot be edited if this setting is active.

Open calendar in tooltip when edit field is clicked

This setting means a small calendar will immediately be shown when a user clicks on the edit field in the browser.

Expand to maximum available width

Adjusts the width of the element to its surrounding elements.