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Developer
Posts: 34
Registered: ‎05-20-2012
My Device: Playbook
My Carrier: Vodafone

Searching for Custom Controller - Calendar

Hi all.

Calendar - is main part of my app. In web version of app  for calendar i use tables.

 

Looking for ideas how to make a calendar in Cascades.

 

Thanks 

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Posts: 276
Registered: ‎02-05-2010
My Device: Blackberry Z10
My Carrier: Bouygues Telecom

Re: Searching for Custom Controller - Calendar

Maybe a main topToBottom StackLayout with 4,5 LeftToRight StackLayout inside ?

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Posts: 60
Registered: ‎05-10-2012
My Device: Blackberry 10 Alpha
My Carrier: none

Re: Searching for Custom Controller - Calendar

Hello,

 

I am not aware of any custom controls available for the Cascades NDK at this time. As Laurent already mentioned, the standard way of creating one would be to use a grid, which can be accomplished by creating a container with stack layout with a flow direction of TopToButtom, and then in each row, creating another container with a stack layout of buttons with a flow direction of LeftToRight.

 

example:

 

import bb.cascades 1.0

Page {
    content: Container {
        layout : StackLayout {
            layoutDirection : LayoutDirection.TopToBottom
        }
        Container {
            layout : StackLayout {
                layoutDirection : LayoutDirection.LeftToRight
            }
            Button { text : "1" }
            Button { text : "2" }
            Button { text : "3" }
        }
        Container {
            layout : StackLayout {
                layoutDirection : LayoutDirection.LeftToRight
            }
            Button { text : "4" }
            Button { text : "5" }
            Button { text : "6" }
        }
    }
}

 

Additional tweaking required to make it prettier Smiley Happy Good luck!

 

Cheers

Selom