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Display Select Date Dialog

Description:

This Action displays a dialog box that prompts the user to enter a date or a date range.

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Properties:

Dialog Title:

Enter the text, or a previously defined text Variable, to be used as the Dialog title.

Dialog Message:

Enter the text, or a previously defined Variable, to be displayed as the actual message.

Dialog Type:

Choose whether the user will enter a single date or two dates to be the endpoints of a range of dates.

Prompt for:

Choose whether the user will enter the date only or the date and time.

Default Value:

Enter a DateTime value, or a previously defined DateTime variable, to be used as the default value.

Keep Date Selection Dialog Always on Top:

Choose whether the Date Selection Dialog should always remain on top of all other windows.

Default Value for Second Date:

Enter a DateTime value, or a previously defined DateTime Variable, to be used as the default value for the end date in a range.

Store Selected Date into:

Enter a name to be the Variable that will store the date entered by the user or the default date.

Store Second Selected Date into:

Enter a name to be the Variable that will store the second date entered by the user or that default date.

Store Button Pressed into:

The user will automatically be given the choice of OK or Cancel. Enter the name of the Variable that will store the text of the button pressed by the user.