By setting a Minimum Value, the date entered in
the edit field will not be allowed to fall on an earlier date than the
one entered here. With the Maximum Value, the
defined date may not be exceeded at data entry. In the Date
format selection list, the format of the date
display will be set corresponding to the current country setting.
dd is the two-digit display of the day
MM is the two-digit display of the month
yyyy is the four-digit display of the year
Selecting Company Settings will use the current
language settings for the portal.
Default values will be automatically entered to the edit field when
entering a new data record to an edit page when a default is set. If No
Default is selected, the edit field will be loaded empty
when creating a new data record. Default values can be overwritten by
the user in the browser, as long as the edit field has not been
User Data, which exists in the User Manager in the
form of a date, such as a birthdate or date of employment start, can be
inserted as presets.
With the Current Date or Time option, upon
entering a new data record the current date and current time will be
entered into the edit field.
With the Date Adjustment, date values can be
dynamically increased or decreased in relation to the current date. The
following values are allowed, whereby X corresponds
to an arbitrary integer:
-X removes X years from the current date; +X adds X years to
the current date.
-X removes X months from the current date; +X adds X months
to the current date. If X is not a valid month
(example: 34), the month will be set to 12.
-X removes X days from the current date; +X adds X days to
the current date.
If the day has the value 1, the first day of the month will be entered.
If the day is set to 0, the last day of the previous month will be
used. If the month has the value +1 and the day has the value 0 the
last day of the current month will be used. Hours, minutes, and seconds
can likewise be adjusted in regard to the current time, as long as the
control type Date And Time or Time is used.
Default value only on new records has the
effect of only implementing a preset when loading a page if a new data
record is to be entered. If a null value is saved in the connected data
field, the preset will not be used.