CalendarA not working

Hi I am trying to use the Calendar object in a grid that will allow the user to either type in the date directly or pick from teh calendar object. The documentation says that I should be able to use a calendarA object to do exactly this. The problem is that when I use a calendarA object it does not display the calendar correctly.

the old line is:-
Which works fine. The new line is:-
This produces an unformated calendar with NaN instead of dates. See the attached image for details

ok, I have installed version 3.0 and this has improved the problem (I was on 2.6). I now get a calendar displayed but it has a transparent background. If I explicitly set the skin with this


Make sure that dhtmlxCalendar/codebase/skins/dhtmlxcalendar_omega.css is included.