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Quirinus8511yDoesnt the date input pop out a calendar when you click on it? Thats a pretty good quality of life feature right there.
joas20381yNative date pickers can be quite bad UX, at least they were in the past. Today, Android for example has a date picker that I think shouldn't be replaced. Maybe conditionally using native / custom date picker would be the good, but not easy solution.
C0D4625151yIf it's a desktop only application,
Then a custom or lib for a datepicker is generally easier to use then browser built in ones from a user stand point.
As for Mobile date pickers, revert back to native inputs as users will be accustomed to them.
inaba49851yWhen in doubt, remember to always use the semantic tags. If you need a date field then use input type date. If you don't like the defaults, change them
Root730031yWhatever I end up picking, i do my best to allow users to type in their dates/times, and parse them. I hate almost all date time pickers. They're clumsy and slow, and I don't want to force my users to use them unless they really want to.