Repeating a date calendar

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Repeating a date calendar

Thu Jan 08, 2015 9:46 pm

Hello – I have a need where a date calendar needs to be repeated x number of times based on a user input value that is passed in by a text box. I was thinking that a repeater is ideal for such a matter, but I am not so sure.
The user is to put in a number for a ticket.order.splits (Integer), and based on that number, I need to show a date calendar that number of times (in a Horizontal Layout).
These are separate forms. One containing the textbox for the ticket.order.splits, and a different form for the ticket.order.scheduledRedeliveryDate (Date). The Repeater uses the Data: (List<Object>), but there is initially only a single ticket.order.scheduledRedeliveryDate that would need to be repeated as many times as the number passed into the ticket.order.splits text box. (validation will handle a maximum size later).
Is the repeater best for this type of need? – Is so, could you please give an example of how something of this would function? (I have never worked with repeaters, and cannot find a single example).
Thanks in advance for any and all information.

C. Tampitsikas
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Re: Repeating a date calendar

Fri Jan 09, 2015 2:11 pm

Hi Eric,

I am attaching with this post an example of how a repeater works.
This simple model has a text box where you provide a split number and when you click on the submit button the repeater creates the equivalent split text boxes.

You can have a look at it and tell me whether this example is solving your problem or you would like to see something more.

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Re: Repeating a date calendar

Mon Jan 12, 2015 3:18 pm

Charalampos - this example is exactly what I needed. I tweaked it a bit for my specific needs, but this is a great example of the repeater. Thanks for your time and your response!

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