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How to programmatically select the dates in the Flutter Calendar

In the Flutter Event Calendar, you can programmatically select the date using selectedDate property of the CalendarController.

Inside the state, initialize the calendar controller.

final CalendarController _calendarController= CalendarController();

Using onViewChanged callback of the Flutter event calendar, you can set the first date of visible dates as selected date.

child: SfCalendar(
  view: CalendarView.month,
  controller: _calendarController,
  onViewChanged: viewChanged,
void viewChanged(ViewChangedDetails viewChangedDetails) {
  SchedulerBinding.instance!.addPostFrameCallback((Duration duration) {
    _calendarController.selectedDate = viewChangedDetails.visibleDates[0];

View sample in GitHub



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