Calendar Template Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ answers Calendar Template questions. If you have a question that isn't listed here, feel free to ask your question in Calendar Template forum or contact technical support at http://support.xlinesoft.com.

 

How to install Calendar Template?

PHPRunner

  • download calendar2.php80.zip file following the link in the registration email.
  • Unzip it to C:\Program files\PHPRunner8.0\templates\business directory.
  • Run PHPRunner.
  • Create a project using Calendar template. You can either create a new database or choose existing one.
  • Once built upload your project to the website.

ASPRunnerPro

  • download calendar2.asp90.zip file following the link in the registration email.
  • Unzip it to C:\Program files\ASPRunnerPro9.0\templates\business directory.
  • Run ASPRunnerPro.
  • Create a project using Calendar template. You can either create a new database or choose existing one.
  • Upload your project to the website.

ASPRunner.NET

  • download calendar2.net80.zip file following the link in the registration email.
  • Unzip it to C:\Program files\ASPRunner.NET8.0\templates\business directory.
  • Run ASPRunner.NET.
  • Create a project using Calendar template. You can either create a new database or choose existing one.
  • Once built upload your project to the website.

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Calendar Template system requirements

PHPRunner

  • PHPRunner 8.x
  • MS Access, SQL Server, MySQL, Postgre or Oracle database
  • PHP 5.x or later
  • Web server (IIS or Apache)

ASPRunnerPro

  • ASPRunnerPro 9.x
  • MS Access or SQL Server (2000, 2005 or 2008) or MySQL (5.x or better)
  • Internet Information Server (IIS) 5.0 or later

ASPRunner.NET

  • ASPRunner.NET 8.x
  • MS Access, SQL Server, MySQL, Postgre or Oracle database
  • IIS Web server (6.x, 7.x or 8.x)

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How to display data from different table in calendar format?

You can replace the built-in calcalendar table with your own table. To display data from your own table you need to do the following:

  1. Add your own table to the project on 'Datasource tables' screen
  2. Modify AfterAppInit for this purpose

    PHPRunner

    In AfterAppInit event add the following code after calendar_init(); line:

    ASPRunner.NET

    In AfterAppInit event add the following code after CommonFunctions.calendar_init(); line:

    ASPRunnerPro

    In AfterAppInit event add the following code after calendar_init() line:
  3. Mandatory fields: ID (key column), DateField (or DateTime), Subject. If one of required fields is missing error message will be thrown in runtime.
  4. Fields Recurrence, EndDate, Period should be specified together if you want to display recurrent events.
  5. TimeField will work without EndTime specified. If EndTime specified, TimeField must be specified as well.
  6. You have two options to store date/time values. Date and time can be stored separately in two different fields or you can use a single datetime field for this purpose
 

How to create a minicalendar?

This article explains how to create and display a minicalendar anywhere on your website.

Here is the sample minicalendar:

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MoTuWeThFrSaSu
Today is 

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