DatePickerDialog in Sketchware


To create a DatePickerDialog in Sketchware android project follow the steps given below.

1. In VIEW area of your sketchware android project, insert a LinearH and inside it insert a TextView textview1, an EditText edittext1 and an ImageView imageview1.

For textview1 write text as 'Date:'. For edittext1 write hint as dd/mm/yyyy and deselect 'enabled' in it's properties.

2. Choose image of a Calendar using image manager and set it as image of imageview1.

3. In LOGIC area add a new String variable date.

4. In onCreate event, insert an add source directly block and put following code in it:
}
public void showDatePickerDialog(View v) {
DialogFragment newFragment = new DatePickerFragment();
newFragment.show(getFragmentManager(), "datePicker");
}
public class DatePickerFragment extends DialogFragment implements DatePickerDialog.OnDateSetListener {
@Override
public Dialog onCreateDialog(Bundle savedInstanceState) {
final Calendar c = Calendar.getInstance();
int year = c.get(Calendar.YEAR);
int month = c.get(Calendar.MONTH);
int day = c.get(Calendar.DAY_OF_MONTH);
return new DatePickerDialog(getActivity(), this, year, month, day);
}
public void onDateSet(DatePicker view, int year, int month, int day) {
int mon = month +1;
date = day + "/" + mon + "/" + year;
edittext1.setText(date);
}

5. Add a new event imageview1 onClick. In the event insert an add source directly block and put following code:
showDatePickerDialog(imageview1);
6. Save and run the project. Now on clicking the ImageView DatePickerDialog will appear.

DatePickerDialog in Sketchware:

Gestational Age Calculator using DatePickerDialog in Sketchware:

Comments

  1. How to make calender from the data stored in edittext1.

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    1. Ok ,i got that...c is the that calender i m looking for.

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  2. Sir ,what i can change in the code ,to create different calender picker on the same activity.

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  3. Like

    Date1:- edittext1 picker1
    Date2:- edittext2 picker2
    Date3:- edittext3 picker3

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  4. Replies
    1. I made a video on this:
      https://youtu.be/SpfuknxNt8A

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  5. i need to set linear to fit screen can you help please

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  7. You have given in above video,which demostrates pick an date and put in a edittext ,that can be stored,but how i can generate a calender with picked data(dd,MM,yyyy) .that can compared by other calender and find due dates.
    Like :-a survey scheduler has to acheive a survey has done on 21.03.18 and due date is after 6 month.so first create a canlender with picker and then add 6 months.

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  8. Sir,i m novice,sorry for inconvience.Help me

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  9. Sorry i still cannot accomplished..

    I want as given..

    Scheduled Survey ....date

    Sno- Loc- Done on- picker -due on
    1
    2
    3
    4
    5
    .
    .
    .
    Enter the date by picking date(done on)

    And then add 6 months to get (due on) date automatically.

    For the every serial or locations.

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  10. How to get only year and not any other type of text

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    1. Change this line
      date = day + "/" + mon + "/" + year;

      to
      date = ""+year;

      But it will not look good. Better option is you use a spinner for selecting year. Check this :
      https://youtu.be/FqRb5g4uf6k

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  11. Ok sir,spinner is other option ,its too not so cool.i m having the app in which i have 3 no edit text for dd/MM/yyyy and then creates a calender by this.

    WHAT I WANT
    it is only possible when i m able to save ms(milliseconds) in shared file prefrences by only clicking same imageview1

    Is there any feasiblity?


    I have seen ur video,getting input text through dialog ,where u have taken variable string to store.it works.is this is diferrent case.

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  12. Hi helper, I downloaded your video on simple database. That was great. I request you to make a tut on how can specific user can see specific data. Suppose, admin created a new data for student A. When student A logs in , he will see data , not all student.

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  13. Hi how is possible to do this without "add source direct"?

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  14. My mobile updated nougat to Oreo. After updatung datepicker is not working . it showing errors. What is the problem?

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  15. I got an error,it said

    java.lang.IllegalStateException... DatePickerFragment must be a public static class to be properly recreated from instance state

    But if I make it static, it still error and said

    cannot make static reference to the non static field

    How to solve this?

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  16. How to get only Day
    EEEE / DD/mm/yyyy

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  17. Please sir, how to make date save to format (10102019)?

    Also how to save to shared preferences file?

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    1. Use format ddMMyyyy in Calendar format.

      If you are using the code above, in the end,
      date = day+mon+year;

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  18. Nice work as always, but i have a small question.
    Is it possible to pick a date "from - to"? I mean i would like to be able to pick the date for an event of several days. I've tried my self to figure it out but with no luck. I thank you in advance.

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  19. DatePickerFragment must be a public static class to be properly recreated from instance state.
    how to solve this reply to fastly

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