Click here to Skip to main content
Click here to Skip to main content

An ASP.NET control to pick a Shamsi date on client-side from a JavaScript Persian calendar

, 2 Mar 2008 CPOL
Rate this:
Please Sign up or sign in to vote.
This an ASP.NET server-side control that wraps Mr Amin Habibi's JavaScript calendar.

ScreenShot.JPG

Introduction

This is a simple ASP.NET control that can be used for easily picking a Shamsi date. You only have to add this control to the Toolbox and drag it into your page, or register the assembly with the <@Register page directive.

Base idea

See this link for the previous version of this idea implemented in client-side JavaScript, from Amin Habibi: http://www.codeproject.com/KB/scripting/Persian_Date_Picker.aspx.

Using sample

Registering the assembly:

<%@ Register Assembly="AspNetPersianDatePickup" 
    Namespace="AspNetPersianDatePickup" TagPrefix="pcal" %> 

Using the control:

<pcal:PersianDatePickup ID="PersianDatePickup1" 
       runat="server"></pcal:PersianDatePickup> 

Background

The calendar's JavaScript file is embedded in the assembly resource, and it serves the clients with the "ASP.NET WebResource" technology. I used this for stylesheets and images as well.

Points of interest

In the server side, you can use the Text property for retrieving the Christian datetime in string format. If you need the control's value as a DateTime data type, you can use or bind the SelectedDateTime property. You may use the PersianDateString property for retrieving the Shamsi date as a string.

Good luck and a special thanks to "Mr. Amin Habibi".

License

This article, along with any associated source code and files, is licensed under The Code Project Open License (CPOL)

Share

About the Author

vahid_mardani
Web Developer
Iran (Islamic Republic Of) Iran (Islamic Republic Of)
Python, PostgreSQL, Cherrypy, Apache, .Net , C#, Asp.net, .Net Remoting, Ajax, Controls, MVC, SOA, SOAP, Razor

Comments and Discussions

 
GeneralMy vote of 2 PinmemberJahan Alem26-Apr-13 19:59 
Questionproblem in iis7 Pinmembersara_432117-Dec-12 20:01 
AnswerRe: problem in iis7 Pinmembervahid_mardani18-Dec-12 5:09 
Questionproblem with firefox PinmemberMary_m3-Jul-12 22:31 
AnswerRe: problem with firefox PinmemberM_Tajvari9-Dec-12 21:56 
GeneralRe: problem with firefox Pinmembervahid_mardani10-Dec-12 8:10 
Questionunable to find dll PinmemberTayebehBagheri20-Jun-12 2:40 
AnswerRe: unable to find dll Pinmembervahid_mardani20-Jun-12 3:20 
Generalproblem with FireFox Pinmemberasedfred14-May-09 1:45 
QuestionDisplay Holidays PinmemberFateme Malek20-Sep-08 3:02 
AnswerRe: Display Holidays Pinmembervahid_mardani22-Sep-08 9:42 
hi dear fatemeh.i cannot help you, because i was leaved asp.net,asp.net has chipest way to programming web applications.i was leaved Micro$oft. please research about python & switch to it.
asp.net : too slow!!
asp.net : too unsecure!!
asp.net have very bug!!
asp.net is amateurs choice!!
 
success is in python or anythings else asp.net!!!
 
Vahid Mardani(KingOf.Net)

General[Message Removed] PinmemberMojtaba Vali3-May-08 21:42 
GeneralThanks PinmemberMohebbi.Saeed25-Apr-08 6:30 
GeneralThanks PinmemberMember 251730225-Apr-08 6:08 
General[Message Removed] PinmemberMojtaba Vali4-Mar-08 20:59 
GeneralNew feature Pinmembermirshahreza3-Mar-08 20:50 
GeneralRe: New feature Pinmembervahid_mardani4-Mar-08 3:01 

General General    News News    Suggestion Suggestion    Question Question    Bug Bug    Answer Answer    Joke Joke    Rant Rant    Admin Admin   

Use Ctrl+Left/Right to switch messages, Ctrl+Up/Down to switch threads, Ctrl+Shift+Left/Right to switch pages.

| Advertise | Privacy | Terms of Use | Mobile
Web03 | 2.8.141220.1 | Last Updated 2 Mar 2008
Article Copyright 2008 by vahid_mardani
Everything else Copyright © CodeProject, 1999-2014
Layout: fixed | fluid