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    See Common pitfalls for more information about why the dynamic approach is obsolete.