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How To Set Up Overnight Shift Scheduling with DayPilot Calendar

Last revision: Apr 18, 2013

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DayPilot Calendar can be used for overnight shift scheduling.

Limiting the hours displayed in a column

The Calendar control is able to show up to 24 hours in a single column. You can limit the actual range using DayBeginsHour and DayEndsHour properties. This way you can show shifts that continue over midnight and end on the following day.

Properties:

Example:

DayBeginsHour="16"
DayEndsHour="8"

Setting the default view range

In addition to setting the first and last hour of day, it is possible to define the business hours range using BusinessBeginsHour and BusinessEndsHour.

Properties:

Example:

DayBeginsHour="16"
DayEndsHour="8"
BusinessBeginsHour="20"
BusinessEndsHour="5"
HeightSpec="BusinessHours"

See Also

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