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How to customize the date format of WinForms DateTimePicker (DateTimePickerAdv)?

Platform: WinForms |
Control: DateTimePickerAdv

Customize the date format

You can do that by handling the Enter and Leave events.


private void dateTimePickerAdv1_Enter(object sender, System.EventArgs e)
   this.dateTimePickerAdv1.CustomFormat = "dd/MM/yy HH:ss";
private void dateTimePickerAdv1_Leave(object sender, System.EventArgs e)
   this.dateTimePickerAdv1.CustomFormat = "dd-MMM-yy HH:mm";



Private Sub dateTimePickerAdv1_Enter(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs)
   Me.dateTimePickerAdv1.CustomFormat = "dd/MM/yy HH:ss"
End Sub
Private Sub dateTimePickerAdv1_Leave(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs)
   Me.dateTimePickerAdv1.CustomFormat = "dd-MMM-yy HH:mm"
End Sub


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