yii2Yii2 Jquery Calendar For Text Field

Add jquery calendar for a text field with max as current date

If we want to display a jquery calendar for end user who can pick maximum date as current date in the calendar. The below code will useful to this scenario.

<?php
use yii\jui\DatePicker;
use yii\widgets\ActiveForm;
?>

<?php $form = ActiveForm::begin(['id' => 'profile-form']); ?>
.....
<?= $form->field($model, 'date_of_birth')->widget(DatePicker::classname(), ['dateFormat' => 'php:M d, Y', 'options' => ['readonly' => true], 'clientOptions' => [ 'changeMonth' => true, 'changeYear' => true, 'yearRange' => '1980:'.date('Y'), 'maxDate' => '+0d']]) ?>
.....
<?php ActiveForm::end(); ?>

Add jquery calendar for a text field with min date

For some forms you want display the days from future/past days and other days need to disabled, then this scenario will help.

<?php
use yii\jui\DatePicker;
use yii\widgets\ActiveForm;
?>

<?php $form = ActiveForm::begin(['id' => 'profile-form']); ?>
.....

<?php
$day = '+5d'; //if you want to display +5 days from current date means for future days.
#(or)
$day = '-5d'; //if you want to display -5 days from current date means older days.
?>
<?= $form->field($model, 'date_of_birth')->widget(DatePicker::classname(), ['dateFormat' => 'php:M d, Y', 'options' => ['readonly' => true], 'clientOptions' => [ 'changeMonth' => true, 'changeYear' => true, 'yearRange' => '1980:'.date('Y'), 'maxDate' => $day]]) ?>
.....
<?php ActiveForm::end(); ?>

Add jquery calendar with from date and to date

If you want to have calendar for from date and to date and also to date calendar days always will be greater than from date field, then below scenario will help.

<?php $form = ActiveForm::begin(['id' => 'profile-form']); ?>
.....
<?= $form->field($model, 'from_date')->widget(DatePicker::classname(), ['dateFormat' => 'php:M d, Y', 'options' => ['readonly' => true], 'clientOptions' => [ 'changeMonth' => true, 'changeYear' => true, 'yearRange' => '1980:'.date('Y'), 'onSelect' => new yii\web\JsExpression('function(selected) { var dt = new Date(selected); dt.setDate(dt.getDate() + 1); $("#filter-date-to").datepicker("option", "minDate", dt); }')]]) ?>

<?= $form->field($model, 'to_date')->widget(DatePicker::classname(), ['dateFormat' => 'php:M d, Y', 'options' => ['readonly' => true, 'id' => 'filter-date-to'], 'clientOptions' => [ 'changeMonth' => true, 'changeYear' => true, 'yearRange' => '1980:'.date('Y')]]) ?>
.....
<?php ActiveForm::end(); ?>