120:
Is it possible to add leading-zero for masking floating points


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectAllGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "-###,###,##0.00;;;float"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "1234"

119:
How can I show the full mask if the field is empty and gets the focus


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "!(999) 000 0000;;;warning=Invalid character!,select=4,overtype"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:AllowEmptyValue := exAllowEmptyValueShowMask
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := ""

118:
How can I mask a date (keep leading zeroes always visible) (method 4)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "!00/00/0000;;0;empty,validateas=1,invalid=Invalid date!,warning=Invalid character!,select=4,overtype"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := AsString(SToD("20010102"))

117:
How can I mask a date (keep leading zeroes always visible) (method 3)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "!00/00/0000;;0;select=4,empty,overtype"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := AsString(SToD("20010102"))
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character!"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Invalid := "Invalid date!"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:ValidateAs := exValidateAsDate

116:
How can I mask a date (method 2)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectRequiredEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "!99/99/9999;; ;select=4,overtype"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := AsString(SToD("20010102"))
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character!"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Invalid := "Invalid date!"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:ValidateAs := exValidateAsDate
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:AllowEmptyValue := exAllowEmptyValueShowNothing

115:
How can I make the field to support empty values (method 2)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "!(999) 000 0000;;;empty,select=4,overtype,invalid=invalid phone number,beep"

114:
How can I make the field to support empty values (method 1)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectAllGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:AllowEmptyValue := exAllowEmptyValueShowNothing
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "!(999) 000 0000"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude

113:
How do I get the value with no double quoted strings

METHOD OCX_Exontrol1Change() CLASS MainDialog
	// Change event - Fired while the user changes the control's text.
	OutputDebugString(String2Psz( oDCOCX_Exontrol1:[Value,3] ))
RETURN NIL


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`IP address is `{0,255}\.{0,255}\.{0,255}\.{0,255}"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:MaskChar := 48
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectAllGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "1.2.3.4"

112:
How can I mask a RGB color


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`RGB(`{0,255},{0,255},{0,255}`)`"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:MaskChar := 48
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "RGB(255,0,0)"

111:
I noticed that an empty field is validated. Can this be changed

METHOD OCX_Exontrol1ValidateValue(NewValue,Cancel) CLASS MainDialog
	// ValidateValue event - Validates the field's value, once the user leaves the field.
	Cancel := true
RETURN NIL


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Invalid := "The value you entered isn't appropriate for the input mask <b>'<%mask%>'</b> specified for this field."
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "!(999) 000-0000"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectRequiredEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:InsertMode := exEditOvertypeMode

110:
How can I play a beep when the user enters inappropriate value for the field, instead displaying the tooltip


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Invalid := " "
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "!(999) 000-0000"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectRequiredEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:InsertMode := exEditOvertypeMode
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "123-4567"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:AllowBeep := true

109:
How can I restrict the data input until the user enters appropiate value (method 2)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Invalid := "The value you entered isn't appropriate for the input mask <b>'<%mask%>'</b> specified for this field."
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "!(999) 000-0000"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectRequiredEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:InsertMode := exEditOvertypeMode
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "123-4567"

108:
How can I restrict the data input until the user enters appropiate value (method 1)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "!(999) 000-0000;;;invalid=The value you entered isn't appropriate for the input mask <b>'<%mask%>'</b> specified for this field."
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectRequiredEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:InsertMode := exEditOvertypeMode
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "123-4567"

107:
How do I set the control's field from right to left


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`Phone: `!(999) 000 0000"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "8450287"

106:
How can I specify multiple masks


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:InsertMode := exEditOvertypeMode
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectAllGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:VisibleMasks := 6
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Masks := "Local;!000-0000|Domestic;!(999) 000-0000|International;!`+1` 999-000-0000|Dialed in the US;!`1` 999-000-0000|Dialed from Germany;!`001` 999-000-0000|Dialed from France;!`191` 999-000-0000"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "845 0287"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:ActiveMask := 1

105:
How can I mask a date (method 1, limit date)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectAllGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "{1,12}/{1,31}/{1950,2015}"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := AsString(SToD("20010102"))
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character!"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Invalid := "Invalid date!"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:ValidateAs := exValidateAsDate

104:
How can I mask a medium time (method 3)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectAllGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "99:00;;0;overtype"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "01:22"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

103:
How can I mask a medium time (method 2)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectAllGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "{1,12}:{0,59} »[aApP]M"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "11:22 AM"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

102:
How can I mask a medium time (method 1)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectAllGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "99:00 »[aApP]M"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := " 1:22 PM"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

101:
How can I mask a short time (method 2)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectAllGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "00:00;;0;overtype"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "01:22"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

100:
How can I mask a short time (method 1)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectAllGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "00:00"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "01:22"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

99:
How can I mask a long time (method 3)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectAllGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "99:00:00;;0;overtype"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "01:22:00"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

98:
How can I mask a long time (method 2)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectAllGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "{1,12}:{0,59}:{0,59} »[aApP]M"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "11:22:34 AM"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

97:
How can I mask a long time (method 1)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectAllGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "99:00:00 »[aApP]M"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := " 1:22:00 PM"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

96:
How can I mask a password


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectAllGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := ";;;password"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "12"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

95:
How can I mask an extension


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectAllGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "99999"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "12"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

94:
How can I mask a zip code


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectAllGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "00000-9999"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "12"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

93:
How can I mask a social security number


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectAllGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "000-00-0000"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "12"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

92:
How can I mask a phone number


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectAllGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "!(999) 000 0000"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "8450287"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

91:
How can I mask a binary number (method 2)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "[01][01][01][01][01][01][01][01];;0;overtype"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "001"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

90:
How can I mask a binary number (method 1)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "[01][01][01][01][01][01][01][01]"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "001"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

89:
How can I mask a hexa number (method 2)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "»[0-9a-fA-F][0-9a-fA-F][0-9a-fA-F][0-9a-fA-F];;0;overtype"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "00f"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

88:
How can I mask a hexa number (method 1)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "»[0-9a-fA-F][0-9a-fA-F][0-9a-fA-F][0-9a-fA-F]"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "00f"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

87:
How do I mask an integer number


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectAllGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := ";;;float,grouping=,digits=0"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := AsString(12345.67)

86:
How do I mask a decimal point number, including grouping of digits


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectAllGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := ";;;float"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := AsString(12345.67)

85:
How can I mask an email address


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectAllGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`e-mail: `*@*.*"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "mfl@ex"

84:
How can I mask an URL address


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectAllGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`http://`*.*.*"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "www."

83:
How can I mask an IP addresse


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectAllGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "{0,255}.{0,255}.{0,255}.{0,255}"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "12.2"

82:
How can I mask a license key


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectAllGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "AAAA-AAAA-AAAA-AAAA"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "12A"

81:
How can I specify the accepted characters only, converted to lowercase


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`1,2,3,4,a,A,b,B or c,C(->lowercase): `«[1-4aAbBcC][1-4aAbBcC][1-4aAbBcC][1-4aAbBcC]"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "WAa"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

80:
How can I specify the accepted characters only, converted to uppercase


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`1,2,3,4,a,A,b,B or c,C(->uppercase): `»[1-4aAbBcC][1-4aAbBcC][1-4aAbBcC][1-4aAbBcC]"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "WAa"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

79:
How can I specify the accepted characters only


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`1,2,3,4,a,b or c: `[1-4abc][1-4abc][1-4abc][1-4abc]"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "WAa"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

78:
How can I input a number with lower and upper margins


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`number between 1950 and 2050: `{1950,2050}"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

77:
How can I mask an url


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`any: `http://*.*.*"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "www.exontrol.com"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

76:
How can I enter any characters combinations, converted to lowercase


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`any: `«*"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "Aa"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

75:
How can I enter any characters combinations, converted to uppercase


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`any: `»*"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "Aa"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

74:
How can I enter any characters combinations


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`any: `*"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "Aa"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

73:
How can I enter any letter, converted to lowercase (entry required) (method 2)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`letter(->lowercase): `«[a-zA-Z][a-zA-Z][a-zA-Z][a-zA-Z]"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "Aa"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

72:
How can I enter any letter, converted to lowercase (entry required) (method 1)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`letter(->lowercase): `<<<<"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "Aa"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

71:
How can I enter any letter, converted to uppercase (entry required) (method 2)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`letter(->uppercase): `»[a-zA-Z][a-zA-Z][a-zA-Z][a-zA-Z]"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "Aa"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

70:
How can I enter any letter, converted to uppercase (entry required) (method 1)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`letter(->uppercase): `>>>>"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "Aa"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

69:
How can I enter any character or a space (entry optional)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`character,space,optional: `CCCC"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "Aa"

68:
How can I enter any character or a space (entry required)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`character,space: `&&&&"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "Aa"

67:
How can I enter any letter or space (entry optional)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`letter,space,optional: `????"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "Aa"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

66:
Is it possible to display the field with no masking or placeholders, when it has no focus


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiteralsLoseFocus := exClipModeLiteralsInclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`Phone: `!(999) 000-0000"

65:
I have the mask starting with literals, is it possible to assign the text on editable part only, when calling the Text property


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`Upper Hexa [0-9a-fA-F]: `»[0-9a-fA-F][0-9a-fA-F][0-9a-fA-F][0-9a-fA-F]"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "09af"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

64:
How can I enter a proper name, so the first letter to be upper, rest lower, and so on


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`letter(->uppercase),any,space,letter(->uppercase),any: `»L««*» »L««*"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "mihai filimon"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

63:
How can I enter the first letter converted to upercase, and anything else after as typed (proper)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`letter(->uppercase),any: `»L«*"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "aFILe"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

62:
How can I enter the first letter converted to upercase, and anything else after in lowercase (proper)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`letter(->uppercase),any: `»L««*"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "aFILe"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

61:
How can I enter any letter (entry require)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`letter: `LLLL"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "Aa"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

60:
How can I enter any letter, digit, converted to lowercase (entry required)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`letter(->lowercase),digit: `«AAAA"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "AA"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

59:
How can I enter any letter, digit, converted to uppercase (entry required)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`letter(->uppercase),digit: `»AAAA"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "aa"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

58:
How can I enter any letter, digit (entry required)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`letter,digit: `AAAA"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "Aa"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

57:
How can I enter a hexa character, converted to lower, [0-9a-fA-F] ( entry required )


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`Lower Hexa [0-9a-fA-F]: `«[0-9a-fA-F][0-9a-fA-F][0-9a-fA-F][0-9a-fA-F]"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "FF"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

56:
How can I enter a hexa character, converted to upper, [0-9a-fA-F] ( entry required )


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`Upper Hexa [0-9a-fA-F]: `»[0-9a-fA-F][0-9a-fA-F][0-9a-fA-F][0-9a-fA-F]"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "ff"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

55:
How can I enter an upper case hexa character, [0-9],[A-F] ( entry required )


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`Hexa [0-9],[A-F]: `XXXX"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "12"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

54:
How can I enter a lower case hexa character, [0-9],[a-f] ( entry required )


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`Hexa [0-9],[a-f]: `xxxx"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:TextIncludeLiterals := exClipModeLiteralsExclude
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "12"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

53:
How can I enter a digit or space (entry not required; plus and minus signs not allowed)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`digit,space,optional: `9999"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "12"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

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How can I enter a digit (0 through 9, entry required; plus [+] and minus [-] signs not allowed)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`digit: `0000"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "12"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

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How can I enter a digit, +, - or space (entry not required)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`digit,+,-,space,optional: `####"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "12"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"

50:
How can I add more literals at once (method 2)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "" + CHR(34) + "This text is included between \" + CHR(34) + "\" + CHR(34) + " characters: " + CHR(34) + " 00:00:00"

49:
How can I add more literals at once (method 1)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`This text is included between \`\` characters: ` 00:00:00"

48:
Is it possible to change the control's border, using your EBN objects


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:VisualAppearance:Add(1,"c:\exontrol\images\normal.ebn")
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Appearance := 0x1000000 | 
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`Time: ` 00:00:00"

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How can I get the value as it is displayed

METHOD OCX_Exontrol1Change() CLASS MainDialog
	// Change event - Fired while the user changes the control's text.
	OutputDebugString(String2Psz( oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text ))
RETURN NIL


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "00:00:00;;;overtype"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "12"

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How can I get the just typed and accepted characters from the field
METHOD OCX_Exontrol1Change() CLASS MainDialog
	// Change event - Fired while the user changes the control's text.
	OutputDebugString(String2Psz( oDCOCX_Exontrol1:[Value,2] ))
RETURN NIL


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "00:00:00;;;overtype"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "12"

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How can I get the value with no masking or placeholder character
METHOD OCX_Exontrol1Change() CLASS MainDialog
	// Change event - Fired while the user changes the control's text.
	OutputDebugString(String2Psz( oDCOCX_Exontrol1:[Value,1] ))
RETURN NIL


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "00:00:00;;;overtype"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "12"

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How can I change the masking or placeholder character (method 2)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`Time: `00:00;;0;overtype"

43:
How can I change the masking or placeholder character (method 1)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`Time: `00:00"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:MaskChar := 48
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:InsertMode := exEditOvertypeMode

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Can I use your overtype mode in a multi-line control


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "text"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:MultiLine := true
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:InsertMode := exEditOvertypeMode

41:
Is it possible to show the control's content with a different color, while the control's content is not valid


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`Phone: `!(999) 000 0000"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "8450287"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:ForeColorRich := RGB(255,0,0)
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Type := exTypeRichEdit

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How can I select the empty and editable entity, when the control got the focus (method 1)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`Date: `{1,12}/{1,31}/{1950,2050}"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectEditableGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "1/1/"

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How can I select the empty and editable entity, when the control got the focus (method 1)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`Date: `{1,12}/{1,31}/{1950,2050};;;select=2"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "1/1/"

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How can I select the entire text, when the control got the focus (method 2)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`Date: `{1,12}/{1,31}/{1950,2050};;;select=1"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := AsString(SToD("20010101"))

37:
How can I select the entire text, when the control got the focus (method 1)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`Date: `{1,12}/{1,31}/{1950,2050}"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:SelectGotFocus := exSelectAllGotFocus
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := AsString(SToD("20010101"))

36:
Does your control support subscript or superscript, in HTML tooltips


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "<sha ;;0>Invalid <b><font ;6><off -6>2<off 4>3<off 4>1 character"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`Time: ` 00:00:00"

35:
How can I change the font on the control's tooltip


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "<font ;14>Invalid character"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`Time: ` 00:00:00"

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How can I display any picture on the field's tooltip


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:[HTMLPicture,"pic1"] := "c:\exontrol\images\zipdisk.gif"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "<img>pic1</img> Invalid character"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`Time: ` 00:00:00"

33:
How can I display any icon on the field's tooltip


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Images("gBJJgBAIDAAGAAEAAQhYAf8Pf4hh0QihCJo2AEZjQAjEZFEaIEaEEaAIAkcbk0olUrlktl0vmExmUzmk1m03nE5nU7nk9n0/oFBoVDolFo1HpFJpVLplNp1PqFRqVTqlVq1XrFZrVbrldr1fsFhsVjslls1ntFptVrtltt1vuFxuVzul1u13vF5vV7vl9v1/wGBwWDwmFw2HxGJxWLxmNx0xiFdyOTh8Tf9ZymXx+QytcyNgz8r0OblWjyWds+m0ka1Vf1ta1+r1mos2xrG2xeZ0+a0W0qOx3GO4NV3WeyvD2XJ5XL5nN51aiw+lfSj0gkUkAEllHanHI5j/cHg8EZf7w8vl8j4f/qfEZeB09/vjLAB30+kZQAP/P5/H6/yNAOAEAwCjMBwFAEDwJBMDwLBYAP2/8Hv8/gAGAD8LQs9w/nhDY/oygIA=")
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "<img>1</img> Invalid character"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`Time: ` 00:00:00"

32:
How can I change the visual appearance of the tooltip shown when user pressed an invalid character (Method 2)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:[Background,exToolTipBackColor] := RGB(0,0,255)
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:[Background,exToolTipForeColor] := RGB(255,255,0)
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`Time: ` 00:00:00"

31:
How can I change the visual appearance of the tooltip shown when user pressed an invalid character (Method 1)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:VisualAppearance:Add(1,"c:\exontrol\images\normal.ebn")
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:[Background,exToolTipAppearance] := 0x1000000
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`Time: ` 00:00:00"

30:
Is it possible to show a message when the user enters an invalid character ( method 2 )


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`Time: ` 00:00:00;;;warning=Invalid character"

29:
Is it possible to show a message when the user enters an invalid character ( method 1 )


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Warning := "Invalid character"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`Time: ` 00:00:00"

28:
Is it possible to play a beep/sound when user enters an invalid character ( method 2 )

oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`Time: ` 00:00:00;;;beep"

27:
Is it possible to play a beep/sound when user enters an invalid character ( method 1 )

oDCOCX_Exontrol1:AllowBeep := true
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "`Time: ` 00:00:00"

26:
How can I prevent showing the field's content menu when the user right clicks the control ( method 2 )

oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := ";;;nocontext"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "text"

25:
How can I prevent showing the field's content menu when the user right clicks the control ( method 1 )

oDCOCX_Exontrol1:AllowContextMenu := false
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "text"

24:
Is it possible to let user choose the inserting mode, when he presses Insert key ( method 2.2 )

oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "00:00;;;inserttype,overtype"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "12:3"

23:
Is it possible to let user choose the inserting mode, when he presses Insert key ( method 2.1 )

oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "00:00;;;overtype,inserttype"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "12:3"

22:
Is it possible to let user choose the inserting mode, when he presses Insert key ( method 1 )

oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "00:00"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "12:3"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:AllowToggleInsertMode := true
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:InsertMode := exEditOvertypeMode

21:
Does your control support overtype mode ( method 2 )


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "00:00;;;overtype"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "12:3"

20:
Does your control support overtype mode ( method 1 )


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:InsertMode := exEditOvertypeMode
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "00:00"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "12:3"

19:
How can I change the colors to show a read only field


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:ForeColorReadOnly := RGB(255,255,255)
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:BackColorReadOnly := RGB(0,0,0)
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:ReadOnly := true
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "text"

18:
How can I lock or make read only the field (method 2)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:ReadOnly := true
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "text"

17:
How can I lock or make read only the field (method 1)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "*;;;readonly"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "text"

16:
Is it possible to mask a password field (method 2)

oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Right := true
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "text"

15:
Is it possible to right align field (method 1)

oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "*;;;right"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "text"

14:
Is it possible to mask a password field (method 2)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Password := true
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "password"

13:
Is it possible to mask a password field (method 1)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "*;;;password"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "password"

12:
How can I mask an integer within a range


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "{1950,2050}"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := AsString(1979)

11:
How can I mask an integer value with no grouping support


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := ";;;float,grouping=,decimal=,digits=0,select=1"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := AsString(12345.67)

10:
How can I mask an integer value (method 2)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "-#####;;;float,select=1"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := AsString(-12345.67)

9:
How can I mask an integer value (method 1)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := ";;;float,decimal=,digits=0,select=1"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := AsString(12345.67)

8:
How can I specify the number of digits when masking a float (method 2)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := "###.#;;;float,select=1"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := AsString(12345.67)

7:
How can I specify the number of digits when masking a float (method 1)


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := ";;;float,select=1,digits=1"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := AsString(12345.67)

6:
How do I mask a positive, floating point numbers support, including grouping of digits


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := ";;;float,select=1,negative=0"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := AsString(-12345.67)

5:
How do I mask a floating point numbers support, with a different decimal character


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := ";;;float,grouping= ,decimal=\,,select=1"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "12345,67"

4:
How do I mask a floating point numbers support, excluding grouping of digits


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := ";;;float,grouping=,select=1"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := AsString(12345.67)

3:
How do I mask a floating point numbers support, including grouping of digits


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Mask := ";;;float,select=1"
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := AsString(12345.67)

2:
How can I change the control's foreground color


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:ForeColor := RGB(255,0,0)
oDCOCX_Exontrol1:Text := "aka"

1:
How can I change the control's background color


oDCOCX_Exontrol1:BackColor := RGB(255,0,0)