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DayPilot » Knowledge Base » How to open an event edit dialog from a context menu (Calendar)

How to open an event edit dialog from a context menu (Calendar)

Last revision: May 15, 2012


Opening a modal dialog with event details (editing) from a context menu is easy:

1. Create Edit.aspx page with the edit form and include editEvent() function in the page with the Calendar control as described here:

2. Add a new item to the context menu that will call editEvent() function:

    <daypilot:daypilotmenu id="DayPilotMenu1" runat="server" CssClassPrefix="menu_" ShowMenuTitle="true">
        <DayPilot:MenuItem Text="Open" Action="JavaScript" JavaScript="edit(e);" ></DayPilot:MenuItem>


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