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    I am unable to enter a custom default date in a date/time field

    Asked by GICS on June 10, 2015 at 09:07 PM

    I need to code in a custom default date in my form but the custom date part of the dialogue does not allow me to enter a date nor activate the calendar button at the right hand end of the dialogue.

    Further to this, I would like to have a calculation that populates the age field in years where the age is the age as at the start date of the competition. Is this possible?


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    Answered by Chriistian on June 11, 2015 at 12:52 AM

    Hi GICS, 

    Thanks for contacting us.


    Can you try adding custom_yyyy-mm-dd (i.e. custom_2015-05-15) in the Default Date settings of the DateTime field? To change the value of the Default Date settings, just follow instructions below.


    Regarding your second question about computing the age, I moved this question to a separate thread since we only answer one question per thread. You can check it here. We will attend to it as soon as possible. 


    Do let us know if you need further assistance.