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Add Comma to this RegEx

Posted on 2006-11-14
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How do I add commas as an acceptable character to this RegEx definition set?

Dim regEx
Set regEx = New RegExp
regEx.Global = true
regEx.Pattern = "[^0-9a-z A-Z@._-]"

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Question by:bsowards
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by:Morcalavin
ID: 17939714
Have you tried this?
regEx.Pattern = "[^0-9a-z A-Z@._-,]"
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by:bsowards
ID: 17939719
Yes, it failed
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by:Morcalavin
ID: 17939729
Try this:
regEx.Pattern = "[^0-9a-z A-Z@._-\,]"
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by:bsowards
ID: 17939742
Microsoft VBScript runtime  error '800a139d'

Invalid range in character set

/forms/contact_submit.asp, line 20
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Morcalavin earned 250 total points
ID: 17939778
Oh i see.  - is a special character.  escape it.
regEx.Pattern = "[^0-9a-z A-Z@._\-,]"
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by:bsowards
ID: 17939791
Thank You!
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