The DateTimePicker uses a set of visual elements when rendered.
Placeholder—The text that is visualized before picking a date/time. You can customize the placeholder through the
- DisplayStringFormat—The text that is visualized after a date/time is picked.
Header—The text that is displayed in the popup header. You can set it to a text input through the
HeaderLabelTextproperty, or fully customize it by using the
SpinnerHeader—The text that is visualized for the spinner header depending on the values that are picked. For example, if the
AreSpinnerHeadersVisibleproperty is set to
Truethe visualized text for the spinner header will be Month Day Year.
- Spinner—Displays items in a list.
- SelectionHighlight—Highlights the current selected date when the popup is open.
Footer—The footer of the popup. By default, it contains the OK and Cancel buttons. You can customize it through the
The following image shows the structure of the DateTimePicker before and after a date/time is selected.
The following images show the visual structure of the DateTimePicker popup.
The following images show the visual structure of the DateTimePicker dropdown.