Date DisplayFormat for Textbox in ASP.NET MVC

Published on February 17, 2013 by Senthil Kumar

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Last modified February 17, 2013

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If you want to apply date display format to the textbox in ASP.NET MVC , you can achieve this through Data Annotations in the model.

Date DisplayFormat for Textbox in ASP.NET MVC

Below is a sample sourecode demonstrating the Date DisplayFormat for Textbox in ASP.NET MVC

Razor View

@Html.EditorFor(m => m.JoiningDate);

Model and Data Annotations

[DisplayFormat(ApplyFormatInEditMode = true, DataFormatString = "{0:dd/mm/yy}")]

public DateTime JoiningDate { get; set; }

The above annotations will display the textbox in the specified datetime format .

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