Masked Edit Control in VB

I want to use the Masked Edit Control in VB as an IP Address control made for VC++, can anyone tell me how could I use it and can send code for it..
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To use the masked edit control to get an IP address:


The IP address will be in:


To further validate, you should make sure that each octet of the ipaddress is less than or equal to 255 is not a valid IP address..


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TimCotteeHead of Software ServicesCommented:
Just a thought, you could use the common controls replacement control IP Address for this. It is available to download free from

This already has the masking and the checking for <=255 included.
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