Javascript Check User Input

Hi Everyone

I have attached a javascript function that is called onkeyup which should the user enter any characters that are not numbers it will replace this with an empty space.

What I would like to do now is to validate an expiry date entered in the format mm/yy.  So for example the first,second, fourth and fifth character must be a digit.  The third character must be the / character.  If the user enters anything expect this format then I want to replace what they have typed with an empty space like before.

Any help greatly appreciated thanks

function numInputOnly(ob) 
{
  var invalidChars = /[^0-9]/gi
  
if(invalidChars.test(ob.value)) 
{
  ob.value = ob.value.replace(invalidChars,"");
}


}

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Lisa BAsked:
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leakim971PluritechnicianCommented:
test page : https://jsfiddle.net/Lxjg5p79/

function validateMMsYY(ob) {
   var v = "";
   for(var i=0;i<ob.value.length;i++) {
       if((i<2||i>2)&&ob.value.charAt(i)>=0&&ob.value.charAt(i)<=9) {
           v = v + ob.value.charAt(i);
       }
       else if(i==2&&ob.value.charAt(2)=="/") {
          v = v + "/";
       }
   }
   ob.value = v;
}

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If you're familiar with jQuery and plugins check this :
http://igorescobar.github.io/jQuery-Mask-Plugin/
http://digitalbush.com/projects/masked-input-plugin/

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Lisa BAuthor Commented:
Hi

Thank you very much for the answer and the additional information I really appreciate it - works a treat
Lisa BAuthor Commented:
Great answer and further information very helpful as well thanks
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