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How do I fix the input allowed into an input box?
 
Basically I want the user to be only allowed to type in numberical values (no spaces or symbols) also I want the inputbox to appear in this structure
 
02:10:20
 
And I don't want the user to be able to delete the colons.
 
How do I do this?
Posted 28-Jan-13 4:12am

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Solution 1

I'd use a DateTimePicker, not a TextBox.
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Andrew Smith at 28-Jan-13 9:29am
   
I'm using an inputbox. Do you know how I can accomplish what I have outlined above?
PIEBALDconsult at 28-Jan-13 9:32am
   
Heck no; I wouldn't try. Use the right tool for the right job.
Sergey Alexandrovich Kryukov at 28-Jan-13 12:01pm
   
Totally agree. Doing it with a text box is just silly. My 5.
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