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Managing DOB Field In EE

John Henry Donovan wrote up a tutorial with two different solutions for managing date of birth fields in ExpressionEngine. The default date field type also includes in the time and John Henry doesn’t want that included. So he did something about it.

Both solutions involve creating a dummy field that our user will see and then passing anything from that field into our hidden correct date of birth field for our entry. Both solutions also require JavaScript to do the work for us.

Read the entire tutorial on John Henry’s site.

Posted on Mar 14, 2013 by Ryan Irelan

Filed Under: Development Tools, EE Add-ons, EE Fieldtypes, ExpressionEngine 2