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Get Granular with QuickDateWidget: Day, Month, Year, Quarter, and Week in SAP Analytics Cloud

QuickDateWidget is a custom widget developed by SAP that allows users to easily select dates in SAP applications. The widget is designed to be user-friendly and can be easily integrated into existing SAP applications. It provides a quick and easy way for users to select dates, eliminating the need for manual entry and reducing errors.



To use this widget in your SAP application, follow these steps:

  • Download the QuickDateWidget.json file from the URLs specified in the webcomponents property of the JSON.
  • Go to your SAC Portal, select Analytic Application from the left side bar, and then go to the Custom Widget tab.
  • Click on the + icon on the right side and select the QuickDateWidget.json file that you downloaded.
  • You’re done! You can now use it in your app.


The widget has the following methods:

Set Methods

Method Parameter Type Description
setDate(date) string Set Enter Date
setBoxcolor(boxcolor) string Set Color of Box

get Methods

Method Return Type Description
getDate() string return Enter Date
getYear() string return Year of date
getMonth() string return Month of date
getQuarter() string return Quarter of date
getDay() string return Day of date
getWeek() string return Week of date
getDateof() string return Date Day of Date
getBoxcolor() string return Color of Box


QuickDateWidget is a useful tool for SAP developers and users alike. Its intuitive design and ease of integration make it an attractive solution for those looking to simplify date selection in their SAP applications. With the ability to reduce errors and improve efficiency, QuickDateWidget is an excellent addition to any SAP project.

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