Solved

Format Mask on textbox Date dd/mm/yyyy

Posted on 2006-11-19
9
17,984 Views
Last Modified: 2007-12-19
Dear Experts.

I am using ASP.NET2.0, C#.
I want to make Format mask. on a textbox that only Accepts Date format dd/mm/yyyy throught JavaScript.


so please can you Help me.
0
Comment
Question by:RamyBouchra
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
9 Comments
 
LVL 29

Expert Comment

by:Nightman
ID: 17975129
Have a look at:
http://www.builderau.com.au/webdev/scripting/soa/Create_a_Web_form_data_format_mask_with_JavaScript/0,339024692,320273671,00.htm

Although to be perfectly honest I would recommend the datepicker instead - it's easier to work with, and far simpler if you are concerned with globalisation.
0
 
LVL 3

Expert Comment

by:jay_gadhavi
ID: 17977451
0
 
LVL 6

Expert Comment

by:Niraj_Singh
ID: 17978976

 you can do this through regular expressions. to validate the date  just drag and drop a regular expression validator and set the following property to it.
 
RegularExpressionValidator1.ValidationExpression =
  @"^(([1-9])|(0[1-9])|(1[0-2]))\/((0[1-9])|([1-31]))\/((\d{2})|(\d{4}))$";

 this would solve your problem....
0
SharePoint Admin?

Enable Your Employees To Focus On The Core With Intuitive Onscreen Guidance That is With You At The Moment of Need.

 

Author Comment

by:RamyBouchra
ID: 17979085
Hi Experts,

Thanks for your reply.
But, I need a kind of masking for the date, like enter numbers only and for day just enter 2 numbers and for month two numbers only and year 4 numbers.

Thank You,
Steven Metias
0
 
LVL 3

Accepted Solution

by:
jay_gadhavi earned 500 total points
ID: 17985047
U can use onkeypress event on the textbox where u enter the dd mm and yyyy.
with the onkeypress event call the javascript functiion which count the length of the textbox value and if it is valid then the number you have pressed should be show in the textbox and if the length like example dd is more then 2 then give the alert message.
I hope u understood.
Try to do.
Regards,
jay
0
 
LVL 3

Expert Comment

by:jay_gadhavi
ID: 17985072
U can also set the maximum length of the text box  like as
 <input type="text" name="testDateFormat5" size='10' maxlength="10"  onkeypress=".......">
U can use the following ref for you leangth validation

http://www.codeave.com/javascript/code.asp?u_log=7044
0

Featured Post

Technology Partners: We Want Your Opinion!

We value your feedback.

Take our survey and automatically be enter to win anyone of the following:
Yeti Cooler, Amazon eGift Card, and Movie eGift Card!

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Suggested Solutions

Lots of people ask this question on how to extend the “MembershipProvider” to make use of custom authentication like using existing database or make use of some other way of authentication. Many blogs show you how to extend the membership provider c…
International Data Corporation (IDC) prognosticates that before the current the year gets over disbursing on IT framework products to be sent in cloud environs will be $37.1B.
With Secure Portal Encryption, the recipient is sent a link to their email address directing them to the email laundry delivery page. From there, the recipient will be required to enter a user name and password to enter the page. Once the recipient …
Attackers love to prey on accounts that have privileges. Reducing privileged accounts and protecting privileged accounts therefore is paramount. Users, groups, and service accounts need to be protected to help protect the entire Active Directory …
Suggested Courses

751 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question