Thread: Date Picker
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Old 06-03-2014, 03:41 PM
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Originally Posted by ben Jackson View Post
We already use the plain text field to gather delivery notes.

The point is that you have a setting to set the delivery date picker as a required option but this does not work as the date picker sets the current date by default and therefore customers are not alerted to the fact that they have not selected a date fromn the date picker, they can proceed to checkout without selecting a date, therefore the "required" option is failing.
Thank you for the update.

In this case, if you need to force your customers to specify the delivery date during the order placement, you can try to add a delivery date option as a required text field.

In order to do so, proceed to your Ecwid CP > Catalog > Products > Options > New Option > text field

Specify a title, for example 'Delivery Date: DD/MM/YYYY', mark a 'Required option' checkbox and save the changes.

You'll get the following option(example):

Thank you very much for your opinion.
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