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Additional S/Side Validation Type

Thread began 3/14/2013 4:00 am by CraigR | Last modified 3/14/2013 4:00 am by CraigR | 344 views | 0 replies |

CraigRBeta Tester

Additional S/Side Validation Type

I recently had a need to include validation on a page using 2 paint options, where a selected (contrasting) colour should not match a selected (main) colour.

Noticed that there was a 'Like Entry' validation type which seemed to be the opposite of what I wanted.
Unable to find any parameters I could change, I created a new validation rule.

Using 'Like Entry' as a start point I created a 'Not Like Entry' validation type, like so...

function WAValidateNLE($value1,$value2,$required,$number) {
  $WAFV_ErrorMessage = "";
  $isValid = true;
  if ($value1 == $value2 || ($required && $value1 == "")) {
    $isValid = false;
  if (!$isValid)  {
    $WAFV_ErrorMessage .= ",".$number;
  return $WAFV_ErrorMessage;

May be a use for this generally, unless someone tells me that I could have done this with the existing rule, but by changing the parameters ?!

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