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Date Navigator – Marking & Date Legends - How to Do

Date Navigator can be very much useful in case of Time related applications. In one of my development related to the Leave application, has created a Calendar which has been marked with the Leave days, Holidays & Week offs with the Tooltip text mentioning the exact description along with the Legends which shows the meaning of the colors marked.

Date Navigator

Use the Data Navigator UI element and create a Date Navigator Marking Ui inside it.



 

Create a Legend UI element with a proper element id & Create a Multiple legend Item Ui inside it.



Now create the Context Node & Attributes for the Date Navigator & Legends



 



















Field Type
Color WDUI_TABLE_CELL_DESIGN
Text String
Date Datum

 

  1. Bind the Date Navigator Marking UI with the DATE_MARKING Node & Attributes


 



Bind the Multiple Legend Item UI with the LEG_ITEMS Node & Attributes as below



Mention the name of the Legend element Id name in the legendid property of the Date navigator UI element



Write the necessary logic in WDDOINIT method to fill the internal table of the DATE_MARKING & LEG_ITEMS node to see the result in the UI. Please check the code give in the sample code section.

 

Now the UI will be displayed with the calendar UI with days marked in colors along with the Legends for the colors with Description



 
****  Legend Items Data filling *******

DATA lo_nd_leg_items TYPE REF TO if_wd_context_node.
DATA ls_leg_items TYPE wd_this->element_leg_items.
DATA lt_leg_items TYPE wd_this->elements_leg_items.

lo_nd_leg_items = wd_context->get_child_node(
name = wd_this->wdctx_leg_items ).

ls_leg_items-color = '05'.
ls_leg_items-text = 'Holidays'.
APPEND ls_leg_items TO lt_leg_items.
CLEAR: ls_leg_items.

ls_leg_items-color = '22'.
ls_leg_items-text = 'Flexi Days'.
APPEND ls_leg_items TO lt_leg_items.
CLEAR: ls_leg_items.

IF lo_nd_leg_items IS NOT INITIAL.
lo_nd_leg_items->bind_table(
new_items = lt_leg_items
set_initial_elements = abap_true ).
ENDIF.

***** Date Marking Data filling *******

DATA lo_nd_date_marking TYPE REF TO if_wd_context_node.
DATA ls_date_marking TYPE wd_this->element_date_marking.
DATA lt_date_marking TYPE wd_this->elements_date_marking.

lo_nd_date_marking =
wd_context->get_child_node(
name = wd_this->wdctx_date_marking ).

ls_date_marking-color = '22'.
ls_date_marking-text = 'Flexi Days'.
ls_date_marking-date = '20170919'.
APPEND ls_date_marking TO lt_date_marking.
CLEAR: ls_date_marking.

ls_date_marking-color = '22'.
ls_date_marking-text = 'Flexi Days'.
ls_date_marking-date = '20170920'.
APPEND ls_date_marking TO lt_date_marking.
CLEAR: ls_date_marking.

ls_date_marking-color = '05'.
ls_date_marking-text = 'HoliDay'.
ls_date_marking-date = '20170921'.
APPEND ls_date_marking TO lt_date_marking.
CLEAR: ls_date_marking.

ls_date_marking-color = '05'.
ls_date_marking-text = 'HoliDay'.
ls_date_marking-date = '20170922'.
APPEND ls_date_marking TO lt_date_marking.
CLEAR: ls_date_marking.

IF lo_nd_date_marking IS NOT INITIAL.
lo_nd_date_marking->bind_table(
new_items = lt_date_marking
set_initial_elements = abap_true ).
ENDIF.

Hope this helps. Cheers.

 

Thanks,

Nalla B
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