How to Create Community DateTimePicker in React Native?

Jul 06, 2022



How to Create Community DateTimePicker in React Native?

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This is a short guide on how to create community dateTimePicker in react native. I’m going to show you about how to implement community dateTimePicker in react native. if you have question about how to use community dateTimePicker in react native then I will give simple example with solution. I would like to show you how to add community dateTimePicker in react native. So, let's follow few step to create example of react native community dateTimePicker example.

Let's start following example:

Step 1: Download Project

In the first step run the following command to create a project.

expo init ExampleApp

Step 2: Install and Setup

First of all you have to install React Native DateTimePicker package.

npm install @react-native-community/datetimepicker --save

Step 3: App.js

In this step, You will open the App.js file and put the code.

import React, { useState } from 'react';

import { Button, Platform, StyleSheet, Text, View } from 'react-native';

import DateTimePicker from '@react-native-community/datetimepicker';

const App = () => {

const [date, setDate] = useState(new Date());

const [mode, setMode] = useState('date');

const [show, setShow] = useState(false);

const [text, setText] = useState('Empty');

const onChang = (event, selectDate) => {

const currentDate = selectDate || date;

setShow(Platform.OS === 'ios');


let tempDate = new Date(currentDate);

let fDate = tempDate.getDate() + '/' + (tempDate.getMonth() + 1) + '/' + tempDate.getFullYear();

let fTime = "Hours: " + tempDate.getHours() + ' | Minutes: ' + tempDate.getMinutes();

setText(fDate + '\n' + fTime);


const showMode = (currentMode) => {




return (

<View style={styles.container}>

<Text style={styles.getDateTime}>{text}</Text>

<View style={styles.buttonContainer}>


title='Date Picker'

onPress={() => showMode('date')}



<View style={styles.buttonContainer}>


title='Time Picker'

onPress={() => showMode('time')}



{show &&













const styles = StyleSheet.create({

container: {

flex: 1,

justifyContent: 'center',

alignItems: 'center',

backgroundColor: '#FFF',


getDateTime: {

fontWeight: 'bold',

fontSize: 20,


buttonContainer: {

margin: 20,



export default App;

Run Project

In the last step run your project using the below command.

expo start

You can QR code scan in Expo Go Application on mobile.

Output :

It will help you...

#React Native