Returns: Date

Displays a calendar UI for selecting dates which are saved as a DateTime value.

Data Type Definition Example

Data Type Definition Example

The only setting that is available for manipulating the Date property is to set a format. By default the format of the date in the Umbraco backoffice will be YYYY-MM-DD, but you can change this to something else. See for the supported formats.

Content Example

Content Example

MVC View Example - displays a datetime


@(Model.Content.GetPropertyValue<DateTime>("datePicker").ToString("dd MM yyyy"))

Dynamic (Obsolete)

See Common pitfalls for more information about why the dynamic approach is obsolete.


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