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QDateEdit Class Reference

The QDateEdit class provides a widget for editing dates based on the QDateTimeEdit widget. More...

 #include <QDateEdit>

Inherits QDateTimeEdit.

Properties

Public Functions

QDateEdit ( QWidget * parent = 0 )
QDateEdit ( const QDate & date, QWidget * parent = 0 )

Additional Inherited Members

Detailed Description

The QDateEdit class provides a widget for editing dates based on the QDateTimeEdit widget.

Many of the properties and functions provided by QDateEdit are implemented in QDateTimeEdit. The following properties are most relevant to users of this class:

  • date holds the date displayed by the widget.
  • minimumDate defines the minimum (earliest) date that can be set by the user.
  • maximumDate defines the maximum (latest) date that can be set by the user.
  • displayFormat contains a string that is used to format the date displayed in the widget.

Screenshot of a Windows XP style date editing widget

A date editing widget shown in the Windows XP widget style.

Screenshot of a Macintosh style date editing widget

A date editing widget shown in the Macintosh widget style.

Screenshot of a Plastique style date editing widget

A date editing widget shown in the Plastique widget style.

See also QTimeEdit and QDateTimeEdit.

Property Documentation

date : QDate

This property holds the QDate that is shown in the widget.

By default, this property contains a date referring to January 1, 2000.

Access functions:

QDate date () const
void setDate ( const QDate & date )

Notifier signal:

void dateChanged ( const QDate & date )

Member Function Documentation

QDateEdit::QDateEdit ( QWidget * parent = 0 )

Constructs an empty date editor with a parent.

QDateEdit::QDateEdit ( const QDate & date, QWidget * parent = 0 )

Constructs an empty date editor with a parent. The date is set to date.

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