Skip a month in calendar in EJ2 JavaScript Calendar control

26 Apr 20233 minutes to read

The following example demonstrates how to skip a month in the Calendar while clicking the previous and next icons. In the example below, theĀ navigated event is used to skip a month with navigateTo method.

   var calendar = new ej.calendars.Calendar({
       navigated: onNavigate 

    function onNavigate(args) {
    var date;
    if (args.event.currentTarget.classList.contains('e-next')) {
        //Increments the month while clicking the next icon.
        date = new Date( + 1));
    if ((args.event.currentTarget).classList.contains('e-prev')) {
        //Decrements the month while clicking the previous icon.
        date = new Date( - 1));
    if (args.view == 'month') {
        calendarObject.navigateTo('month', date);

<!DOCTYPE html><html lang="en"><head>
    <title>Essential JS 2 Calendar control</title>
    <meta charset="utf-8">
    <meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0">
    <meta name="description" content="Typescript UI Controls">
    <meta name="author" content="Syncfusion">
    <!--style reference from the Calendar component-->
    <link href="" rel="stylesheet">
    <link href="" rel="stylesheet">
    <link href="" rel="stylesheet">
    <!--style reference from app-->
    <link href="styles.css" rel="stylesheet">
<script src="" type="text/javascript"></script>
<script src="" type ="text/javascript"></script>

    <div id="container">
        <!--element which is going to render the Calendar-->
        <div id="element"></div>

var ele = document.getElementById('container');
if(ele) { = "visible";
<script src="index.js" type="text/javascript"></script>