Customizing the Full-Screen Picker Page

Both the DatePicker and TimePicker allow you to change the full-screen picker page using the DateTimePickerBase.PickerPageUri property. This property is normally specified using a component URI, with the assembly and path to the PhoneApplicationPage. In the following example a DatePicker uses a custom picker page, located in an Examples assembly:

<toolkit:DatePicker Value="{Binding Date, Mode=TwoWay}"                    Header="date with custom picker"             PickerPageUri="/Examples;component/CustomDatePickerView.xaml" />

The task of the picker page is to allow the user to select a DateTime value, and then to use the NavigationService to navigate back to the original ...

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