How do I set an input mask on to a text field in VB.net?

I have a text feild in a form that I am building and would like to confirm that a date is entered in to the field.  I know that in Access they have a input mask that you can set for dates.  Is there anything like that in a text field for VB.net or do I have to write some code to do this same function?


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DabasCommented:
Hi GabicusC:
I suggest you use the DatePicker control instead of a text box

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