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6.11 - November 5, 2021

  • Microsoft Store edition - The main app window: Shows the status of the add-in installation.

5.11 - August 19, 2021

  • Microsoft Store edition - This version installs an add-in to Excel. It is no longer necessary to run the main app (the starter app) to activate the buttons inside Excel.

4.15 - June 1, 2021

  • Optimized for multiple monitors and high DPI monitors.
  • Requires .NET framework 4.7.2.

3.11 - April 20, 2020

  • Now you can call to show the date picker calendar from your own VBA code, using the syntax: Application.Run "DisplayDatePicker"

2.26 - June 27, 2019

  • Optimized the calendar window positioning so that it is shown inside the workbook window even when the clicked cell is located near the right-border of the workbook window.

2.25 - January 27, 2019

  • Support for Excel / Office 2019

2.24 - April 23, 2018

  • Added a new option "Number of past months to show" to the "Settings" window. If this is a non-zero value, it shows the number of past months prior to the selected / default date on the calendar.

2.23 - August 3, 2017

  • New feature: Support for ISO week numbers.

2.22 - October 30, 2016

  • Bug fixed: when the screen text size is scaled to a custom value, the buttons on the calendar don't show correctly.

2.21 - June 19, 2016

  • Bug fixed: With previous versions, if you insert a date into a cell by using Pop-up Excel Calendar / Excel Date Picker, and then fill a serial of date values into adjacent cells by dragging the Fill Handle, the "Auto Fill Option" box might not appear in some situations. This bug was fixed.

2.20 - December 6, 2015

  • Support for Microsoft Excel 2016.

2.15 - August 15, 2015

  • Support for Windows 10.

2.11 - May 10, 2014

  • The "Set 'Date' Text" dialog box, which can be opened from the Settings window, allows you to define a special word list - if a cell contains any word in the list, the cell below the special word cell will be seen as a date cell and the date picker will be activated.
  • Fixed the bug - mouse scroll wheel does not work for the active sheet after selecting a date value from the calendar / date picker.

2.10 - February 10, 2014

  • This is a completely redesigned and recoded version of Pop-up Excel Calendar / Excel Date Picker version 1.x. Pop-up Excel Calendar / Excel Date Picker now supports the latest Excel 2010 and Excel 2013 versions, both 64 bit and 32 bit.
  • New option on the Settings window that allows you to set calendar / Date Picker dimensions in width and height. For example you can set the calendar / Date Picker to show two months in widths and one months in height.
  • New options on the Settings window allow you to adjust the background color, border color and font color of the date picker / calendar.
  • New option for showing week numbers.

1.7.7 - April 5, 2011

  • New feature: The date picker offers a new option that enables the pop-up calendar to show a default date for a target cell.

1.6.6 - December 23, 2010

  • New feature: Support for Microsoft Excel/Office 2010.

1.5.5 - December 3, 2009

  • New feature: The new option "Date can contain time" allows you to specify whether Pop-up Excel Calendar works for the dates or formats that contain time. If this option is checked, a date containing time part will be seen as a normal date, and the time part is ignored. This option is unchecked by default.

1.4.4 - November 3, 2009

  • New feature: Support for Windows 7.
  • New feature: Support for dual monitors. The previous version didn't pop-up the calendar if you had dual monitors installed and the monitors were arranged left-right (as opposed to top-bottom) in Windows control panel. With this new version the support for dual monitors is fully implemented.

1.3.3 - May 21, 2008

  • New feature: Support for custom date formats. There are two types of custom date formats, valid date formats and invalid date formats. This new feature allows you to control when the in-cell icon button (calendar) is activated in a more personalized way.

    For more information, please see Custom Date Formats.

  • New feature: Now you can have the calendar display as soon as a date-formatted cell is selected, without having to click on the in-cell icon button that appears. For more information, please see Display Calendar Automatically.

1.2.2 - May 20, 2007

  • New feature: Support for Windows Vista.
  • New feature: Support for Excel/Office 2007.
  • New feature: Support for non-normal view. In the previous version, Pop-up Excel Calendar works in the Normal view only. In this version, Pop-up Excel Calendar works even if the worksheet is not in Normal view - for example, Page Break Preview in Excel 2003 and Page Layout in Excel 2007.
  • New feature: Full support for split mode. In the previous version, the calendar works for the last (active) pane only. Now Pop-up Excel Calendar works for all the panes in split mode.

1.0.1 - September 1, 2006

  • Initial release.