Setting up a field to display a drop-down calendar

  1. In Layout mode, select the field.
  2. In the Inspector, click the Data Data tab.
  3. In the Field area, for Control style, choose Drop-down Calendar. Then select options.
    • Include icon to show and hide calendar displays a calendar icon in the field. If this option is not set, the calendar is automatically displayed when the user enters the field.
    • Auto-complete using existing values is available only for fields defined as text.


  • To view the drop-down calendar, select the field (or click the calendar icon) in Browse mode or Find mode.
  • Use Settings (Windows) or System Preferences (macOS) to change the day on which a week begins in a drop-down calendar.