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Need help with a RegEx to test a password field for character complexity

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Hi,

I am working with a Javascript that in tandem with a javascript password generation script will test the result of the script for some complexity.

The password has to contain 2 numbers, 2 caps, 2 lowercase.   It also has to be 8 characters long. It does not matter what order they come in.  

I was trying this RegEx expression:  var expressionCheck = '^(?=.*[A-Z]{2})(?=.*[a-z]{2})(?=.*[0-9]{2}).{8,}$';

It does not appear to match anything.  If I take the {2} out it will match 1 of each.  

Help!
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