Calendar Window for a Date Field in Portal 9i/10g

Documents Created by             : Bharat Gali

Email                                      : bharat@bharatgali.com

Created date                            : 26-Jun-2004

Portal Version                          : 9i/10 G R2

Last Revised                            :22-Apr-2010

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 Steps to create a calendar and integrate to oracle portal form (9.x/10.x)

        ($Oracle_Portal_Home\Apache\Apache\htdocs)

 

        date picker object( Calendar popup).     

                    

  

  

  

              <#INV_FROM_DATE.ITEM#>)

        <A id=anchor1

          onclick="cal.select(document.all('INV5.DEFAULT.INV_FROM_DATE.01'),

           'anchor1','MM/dd/yyyy'); return                  false;"

           href="http://bharat.gali.com:7779/calender.js #"

           name=anchor1>D</A>

   

         

          original name of the field is INV5.DEFAULT.INV_FROM_DATE.01(this will be  find out by

          view source of the run time form).

    Since java script will have problems when the field names contain .. the reading of field

    should be like document.all('INV5.DEFAULT.INV_FROM_DATE.01') as show in the above

    code.

 

           ***** Note In the above code http://bharat.gali.com:7779/calender.js   means nothing you

           can use http://oracle.com . Actually if the implementation fails it goes to specified site.