Important Dates are separate from notes, so they can be changed without impacting notes and vice-versa. Important Dates and their associated description may be added, changed, deleted, or sorted. This is similar to the 'Event' functionality of CCNX.Adding a Date
Click on the '+' symbol to insert a placeholder date/description on the bottom of the list.
Use the first column's date widget change the date. For the associated description
Select the date/description by clicking on its row and then click the '-' symbol.
For a past date, the elapsed column ( last column on right ) specifies time since the date. If someone's birthday is entered, the elapsed time is their age in Years, Months and Days. For a future date, it shows how much time will elapse before that date arrives. For example, putting in your child's future school graduation date will show how many years, months and days before that date arrives.Sorting by Date or Description
The dates may be sorted via the date or description column using the small disclosure triangle in the column header.Adding a Note for a Selected Important Date
Right click ( or hold down the Control key and click ) on an Important Date's description and a contextual menu appears with two options:
When a note already exists for the date, both options will append the Important Date description to the end of the existing note.Sorting by Date or Description
The dates may be sorted via the date or description column using the small disclosure triangle in the column header.