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The Date Time Picker mobile component

An input field to select or enter a date and time.

Date Time Picker

Settings

Date Time Picker includes the following configurable options when building apps in the IDE.

ContentLabelCaptionManage time zonePlaceholderValueValue
InteractionDisabledEvent handlersForm data key
AppearanceDisplayHide validation messageShow on desktopShow on mobileMaintain space when hiddenMarginFitAlways show in edit modeStyles
ValidationCustom ruleRequired

Properties

All properties for Date Time Picker with supported data types or values. You can write JavaScript almost anywhere in Retool to manipulate or read property values.

The custom validation message to display if the invalid is true.

Whether input, interaction, selection, or triggering is disabled.

The time zone (UTC offset) that applies to the display value. Uses the time zone reported by the browser if set to local.

events

object[]

A list of configured event handlers that trigger actions or queries.

Properties

event

enum

The event type.

Values

A user changes the value.

A user clicks or taps the component.

A user submits the value.

A user selects the input field.

A user deselects the input field.

A user scans a barcode.

A user opens the component.

A user closes the component.

A user sets the value to true.

A user sets the value to false.

10

A user selects a value.

11

A user clears the value.

12

A user uploads a file.

13

An uploaded file is parsed.

14

A user changes the value of the input field.

change

A user changes the value.

click

A user clicks or taps the component.

submit

A user submits the value.

focus

A user selects the input field.

blur

A user deselects the input field.

scan

A user scans a barcode.

open

A user opens the component.

close

A user closes the component.

true

A user sets the value to true.

false

A user sets the value to false.

select

A user selects a value.

clear

A user clears the value.

upload

A user uploads a file.

parse

An uploaded file is parsed.

inputValueChange

A user changes the value of the input field.

method

enum

The JavaScript method to perform when type is datasource, widget, state, or localStorage.

The type of action to perform.

Values

Control query.

Control component.

Run script.

Set variable.

Set localStorage.

Perform utility action (e.g., Open URL or Confetti).

datasource

Control query.

widget

Control component.

script

Run script.

state

Set variable.

localStorage

Set localStorage.

util

Perform utility action (e.g., Open URL or Confetti).

The key used by a Form component to assign default values to input fields using form.initialData, and to construct the form.data property.

boolean

Whether the component is visible.

Whether to hide the validation message if the invalid is true.

id

string

The name.

invalid

boolean

Whether the value has failed any validation rules.

Whether the component is visible in the desktop layout.

Whether the component is visible in the mobile layout.

label

string

The text label to display.

The additional text to display with the label.

Whether the component takes up space on the canvas if hidden is true.

Whether to adjust the value and display value of time zones using valueTimeZone and displayTimeZone respectively.

The amount of margin to render outside.

Values
4px 8px

Normal margin.

0

No margin.

The type of date and time selection.

Values
date

Select dates only.

dateTime

Select dates and times.

The text to display within the input field when there is no value.

pluginType

string

The plugin type.

Whether a value is required to be selected.

Whether to remain visible in the editor if hidden is true.

style

object

Custom style options in use. Not all style options may be available for all components.

validationMessage

string

The validation message to display if invalid is true.

value

string

The value.

The time zone (UTC offset) to encode in value. Select local to use the time zone reported by the user's browser.

Methods

JavaScript API methods for interacting with Date Time Picker. You can write JavaScript almost anywhere in Retool and use methods to manipulate data and property values.

clearValidation

Clear the validation message from the input field.

dateTimePicker.clearValidation()

clearValue

Clear the current values.

dateTimePicker.clearValue()

focus

Set focus on the input field.

dateTimePicker.focus()

resetValue

Reset the current value to the default value.

dateTimePicker.resetValue()

setDisabled

Set the disabled value to toggle whether the input field is disabled. Defaults to true without a parameter.

dateTimePicker.setDisabled(disabled)
Parameters

Whether input, interaction, selection, or triggering is disabled.

setHidden

Set the hidden value to toggle whether the component is visible. Defaults to true without a parameter.

dateTimePicker.setHidden(hidden)
Parameters

boolean

Whether the component is visible.

setValue

Set the current value.

dateTimePicker.setValue(value)
Parameters

The value.

validate

Validates the value of the input field.

dateTimePicker.validate()

Events

Events are triggered by user interactions, such as clicking a button or entering a value. Use event handlers to trigger queries or other actions in response to events.

change

A user changes the current value.