RadMaskedEditBox is a themeable text box that formats and constrains text to a predefined pattern or a pattern you define. RadMaskedEditBox also handles globalization for date and time edits. Date and Time masks allow the user to navigate using the up and down arrow keys.

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Figure 1: RadMaskedEditBox Types

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The MaskType property defines what type of mask would be used in the masked box:

Figure 2: MaskType Property

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  • None

  • DateTime

  • Numeric

  • Standard

  • Regex: For example mask [A-z] will check for at least one symbol in this range (A-z) in RadMaskEditBox’s text:

Figure 3: Regex Mask

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  • IP: Allows user to input only 3 digits in 0-255 range in four groups.

Figure 4: IP Mask

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  • Email: Validate user input for the valid mail. If this email is not valid will notify user with validation icon:

Figure 5: Email Mask

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The RegexMaskTextBoxProvider, EMailMaskTextBoxProvider, and IPMaskTextBoxProvider have an ErrorMessage property which can be set so that the displayed text with the message is localized.

Additional features supported by RadMaskedEditoBox are:

  • Null value support

  • Easy navigation between text parts of DateTimeMask

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