jQuery DatePicker Setup

The DatePicker widget allows you to select a date and perform an action. It renders a date input widget where the date string can be entered and calendar component that supports navigation and selection.The underling elements from which the widget can be created is html input. In order to render the DatePicker JavaScript widget on a webpage, you need to:
1. Include references to all required scripts. Make sure you include the CSS file for your preferred theme.
2. Add an input element for which to initialize the DatePicker functionality.
3. Initialize the widget.

<!DOCTYPE html>
<title>Shield DatePicker</title>
<meta charset="utf-8" />
<link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="css/light/all.min.css" />
<script src="js/jquery-1.10.2.min.js" type="text/javascript"></script>
<script src="js/shieldui-all.min.js" type="text/javascript"></script>


<input id="datepicker" ></input>

<script type="text/javascript">
    $(function () {


To see an example of the control in action, along with all the required code, please refer to the following example.