QDateEdit Class

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

Header: #include <QDateEdit>
Inherits: QDateTimeEdit.

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 widgetA date editing widget shown in the Windows XP widget style.
Screenshot of a Macintosh style date editing widgetA date editing widget shown in the Macintosh widget style.
Screenshot of a Plastique style date editing widgetA date editing widget shown in the Plastique widget style.

See also QTimeEdit and QDateTimeEdit.

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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