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DateKeyListener

public class DateKeyListener
extends NumberKeyListener

java.lang.Object
   ↳ android.text.method.MetaKeyKeyListener
     ↳ android.text.method.BaseKeyListener
       ↳ android.text.method.NumberKeyListener
         ↳ android.text.method.DateKeyListener


For entering dates in a text field.

As for all implementations of KeyListener, this class is only concerned with hardware keyboards. Software input methods have no obligation to trigger the methods in this class.

Summary

Inherited constants

From class android.text.method.MetaKeyKeyListener

Fields

public static final char[] CHARACTERS

This field was deprecated in API level O. Use getAcceptedChars() instead.

Public constructors

DateKeyListener()

This constructor was deprecated in API level O. Use DateKeyListener(Locale) instead.

DateKeyListener(Locale locale)

Public methods

int getInputType()
static DateKeyListener getInstance()

This method was deprecated in API level O. Use getInstance(Locale) instead.

static DateKeyListener getInstance(Locale locale)

Returns an instance of DateKeyListener appropriate for the given locale.

Protected methods

char[] getAcceptedChars()

You can say which characters you can accept.

Inherited methods

From class android.text.method.NumberKeyListener
From class android.text.method.BaseKeyListener
From class android.text.method.MetaKeyKeyListener
From class java.lang.Object
From interface android.text.InputFilter
From interface android.text.method.KeyListener

Fields

CHARACTERS

added in API level 1
char[] CHARACTERS

This field was deprecated in API level O.
Use getAcceptedChars() instead.

This field used to list the characters that were used. But is now a fixed data field that is the list of code units used for the deprecated case where the class is instantiated with null or no input parameter.

See also:

Public constructors

DateKeyListener

added in API level 1
DateKeyListener ()

This constructor was deprecated in API level O.
Use DateKeyListener(Locale) instead.

DateKeyListener

DateKeyListener (Locale locale)

Parameters
locale Locale

This value may be null.

Public methods

getInputType

added in API level 3
int getInputType ()

Returns
int

getInstance

added in API level 1
DateKeyListener getInstance ()

This method was deprecated in API level O.
Use getInstance(Locale) instead.

Returns
DateKeyListener

This value will never be null.

getInstance

DateKeyListener getInstance (Locale locale)

Returns an instance of DateKeyListener appropriate for the given locale.

Parameters
locale Locale

This value may be null.

Returns
DateKeyListener

This value will never be null.

Protected methods

getAcceptedChars

added in API level 1
char[] getAcceptedChars ()

You can say which characters you can accept.

Returns
char[]

This value will never be null.

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