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Posted 29 Jul 2004

CFilterEdit: Use Regular Expressions to Filter Your Input

, 3 Oct 2011
The definitive approach to filtering input text. Includes configurable error display.
#pragma once
#include "BaseEdit.h"

namespace FilterEdit
class CCurrencyEdit : public CBaseEdit
	CCurrencyEdit ();
	virtual ~CCurrencyEdit ();
	void CreateToolTip (CWnd *pParent);
	double GetValue () const;

	void RemoveSeparators (CString &str) const;

	enum e_Currency {ePrefix, eSuffix, ePrefixSpc, eSpcSuffix};
	enum e_NegCurrency {eParenCurrNumParen, eNegCurrNum, eCurrNegNum,
		eCurrNumNeg, eParenNumCurrParen, eNegNumCurr, eNumNegCurr,
		eNumCurrNeg, eNegNumSpcCurr, eNegCurrSpcNum, eNumSpcCurrNeg,
		eCurrSpcNumNeg, eCurrSpcNegNum, eNumNegSpcCurr, eParenCurrSpcNumParen,

	static bool m_bInitialised;
	static CString m_strCurrency;
	static e_Currency m_eCurrency;
	static e_NegCurrency m_eNegCurrency;
	static CString m_strDecimal;
	static int m_iFractionalDigits;
	static CString m_strSeparator;
	static CString m_strToolTip;
	static CRegEx m_RegEx;

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About the Author

Ben Hanson
Software Developer (Senior)
United Kingdom United Kingdom
I started programming in 1983 using Sinclair BASIC, then moving on to Z80 machine code and assembler. In 1988 I programmed 68000 assembler on the ATARI ST and it was 1990 when I started my degree in Computing Systems where I learnt Pascal, C and C++ as well as various academic programming languages (ML, LISP etc.)

I have been developing commercial software for Windows using C++ for 22 years.

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