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    Resolved [RESOLVED] DatePicker, why no child windows?

    Anyone know any of the nitty-gritty of the DatePicker?

    Why doesn't it have one or more child windows (and hWnds) similar to the ComboBox?
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    Re: DatePicker, why no child windows?

    Likely owner drawn window. From appearance this appears to be the case -- not themable. Think of a usercontrol with no controls (other than possibly windowless controls) and/or objects are drawn on demand.

    P.S. The dropdown calendar is a separate window, but appears its buttons are also custom drawn vs. individual windows.
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    Re: DatePicker, why no child windows?

    Yeah, that's sort of what I'm figuring out too. I think I jumped in a rabbit-hole, and I'm going to just climb back out before I get lost.

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