We'll walk through how to build a custom date picker computer in React Native, using the
The final product will allow users to select a date range on a calendar, highlighting the range from the start date to the end date.
The react-native-calendars library from Wix.com is a widely used package for rendering various calendar views in React Native applications. It offers a variety of customization options and utilities to deal with common calendar functionalities like date range selection, events, and multi-dot marking. It comes with several built-in themes and allows for full customization as well.
- Day Press Events: Handle when a day is pressed.
- Marked Dates: Allows for marked dates with customized colors, dots, and periods.
- Swipe Navigation: Navigate through months by swiping.
- Custom Themes: Style almost every part of it.
- Localization: Supports various calendars like Gregorian, Jalali, and Japanese.
Create the Component Step by Step
Link to the complete code.