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Help with checking string format? (Windows App VS 2010, with VB.NET)

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Hi,

I need to make sure my string s is in the following format: xxxx-xx-xxx-xxxx

How do check to make sure s is in the desired format, if not return an error message?

Or if length is 13 characters , s = 1305000200923, convert the string to 1305-00-020-0923

Thanks,

Victor
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