What is a date/time field?
A date/time field is an input field that allows users to enter a date and time separately, either manually or with a the date/time picker UI.
How long can the input of a date/time field be?
All of the default CRM fields will allow the manual input of the date so long as the date is in the proper format set by the user in personal date settings. In absence of a user customizing their personal date settings, the organization date settings will be used to determine the proper format.
Custom fields will allow the manual input of the date/time so long as the date is in the proper format set by an admin in organization settings or the user in personal date settings.
What will happen if user attempts to type or copy in more characters than the maximum allowed?
What are the disallowed characters in a date field?
What are the allowed characters in a date field?
What is the proper date format? What happens if either my personal settings or company settings have a custom date format? How should I enter my date?
The CRM system will accept your input in the format your admin has selected in settings/organization settings/date format, but you can change that choice personally in settings/personal settings/date format.
What happens if disallowed characters are entered and a user attempts to move his/her mouse away from the input?
This is called “On Blur data validation.”
What happens if disallowed characters are entered and a user attempts to save?
This is called “On Submit data validation.”
What does a date/time input field look like?
How do I create a custom field?
Please see creating a custom field