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Regular expression to validate time

Posted on 2010-08-19
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Last Modified: 2012-06-27

I wanted to validate time by regular expression in hh:mm:ss format

for example 16:12:18 is valid time

The below reqular expression is not working good


Can you please help me in fixing the regular expression

User has to enter time in hh:mm:ss format only

Many Thanks
Question by:tia_kamakshi
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Patrick Matthews earned 1000 total points
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Sorry, I was missing a ) right before the $

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Many Thanks for your quick response
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ID: 33477372
Don't forget to include the 1:23:45 format (no leading 0).


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> Don't forget to include the 1:23:45 format (no leading 0).
Yes, that's supported in the expression I posted above ;-)

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