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Date picker

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American format

Helper text

Select a date.

Min and max date



Controlling the date picker calendar state



appendToHTMLElement | ((ref?: HTMLElement) => HTMLElement) | 'parent''parent'The container to append the menu to. Defaults to 'parent'. If your menu is being cut off you can append it to an element higher up the DOM tree. Some examples: menuAppendTo={() => document.body} menuAppendTo={document.getElementById('target')}
aria-labelstring'Date picker'Accessible label for the date picker
buttonAriaLabelstring'Toggle date picker'Aria label for the button to open the date picker
classNamestringAdditional classes added to the date time picker.
dateFormat(date: Date) => string(date: Date) => `${date.getFullYear()}-${(date.getMonth() + 1).toString().padStart(2, '0')}-${date .getDate() .toString() .padStart(2, '0')}`How to format the date in the TextInput
dateParse(value: string) => Date(val: string) => val.split('-').length === 3 && new Date(`${val}T00:00:00`)How to format the date in the TextInput
helperTextReact.ReactNodeText for label
inputPropsTextInputProps{}Additional props for input field
invalidFormatTextstring'Invalid date'Error message to display when the TextInput cannot be parsed.
isDisabledbooleanfalseFlag indicating the date picker is disabled
localeNo type infoundefined
onBlur(value: string, date?: Date) => void(): any => undefinedCallback called every time the input loses focus
onChange(value: string, date?: Date) => void(): any => undefinedCallback called every time the input value changes
placeholderstring'YYYY-MM-DD'String to display in the empty date picker field as a hint for the expected date format
popoverPropsOmit<PopoverProps, 'appendTo'>Props to pass to the Popover
styleNo type info{}
validators((date: Date) => string)[][]Functions that returns an error message if a date is invalid
valuestring''Value of TextInput


cellAriaLabel(date: Date) => stringAria-label for the date cells
dayFormat(date: Date) => React.ReactNodeHow to format days in buttons in table cells
localestringIf using the default formatters which locale to use. Undefined defaults to current locale. See
longWeekdayFormat(date: Date) => React.ReactNodeHow to format days in header for screen readers
monthFormat(date: Date) => React.ReactNodeHow to format months in Select
nextMonthAriaLabelstringAria-label for the next month button
prevMonthAriaLabelstringAria-label for the previous month button
rangeStartDateWhich date to start range styles from
weekdayFormat(date: Date) => React.ReactNodeHow to format week days in header
weekStart0 | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | WeekdayDay of week that starts the week. 0 is Sunday, 6 is Saturday.
yearInputAriaLabelstringAria-label for the year input


isCalendarOpenrequiredbooleanCurrent calendar open status
setCalendarOpenrequired(isOpen: boolean) => voidSets the calendar open status
toggleCalendarrequired(isOpen?: boolean, eventKey?: string) => voidToggles the calendar open status. If no parameters are passed, the calendar will simply toggle its open status. If the isOpen parameter is passed, that will set the calendar open status to the value of the isOpen parameter. If the eventKey parameter is set to 'Escape', that will invoke the date pickers onEscapePress event to toggle the correct control appropriately.

CSS variables

calc(-100% - 0.25rem)
calc(10 * 1ch + calc(2rem + 0.5rem))
calc(2rem + 0.5rem)
0 0.25rem 0.5rem 0rem rgba(3, 3, 3, 0.12), 0 0 0.25rem 0 rgba(3, 3, 3, 0.06)
calc(100% + 0.25rem)
auto .pf-c-date-picker__calendar--pf-c-date-picker__calendar--Top

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