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Validate a date between 5 to 45 days from today's date?

Thread began 6/11/2013 10:23 pm by jeffwkeller | Last modified 6/11/2013 11:27 pm by jeffwkeller | 1570 views | 1 replies |


Validate a date between 5 to 45 days from today's date?

How can I use Validation Toolkit in an ASP-VBScript environment to validate a date to be within 5 to 45 days (in the future) of today's date? (format = m/d/yyyy)

My current validation string looks like this:

WAValidateDT(document.form1.DeliveryDate,'- Invalid \'Pick Up / Delivery Date\'',true,/\b(1[0-2]|0?[1-9])\/([12]\d|3[0-1]|0?[1-9])\/\d{4}\b/,'','Today','',false,/.*/,'','','',document.form1.DeliveryDate,0,true)



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Solved it on my own, but posting results for others:

Add this into your ASP code section at the beginning of your page:

MinDate = DateAdd("d", 5, DATE())
MaxDate = DateAdd("d", 45, DATE())

Then change your validation behavior to this:

WAValidateDT(document.forms[0].deliverydate,'- The date must be between <% Response.Write(MinDate) %> and <% Response.Write(MaxDate) %>',true,/\b(1[0-2]|0?[1-9])\/([12]\d|3[0-1]|0?[1-9])\/\d{4}\b/,'','<% Response.Write(MinDate) %>','<% Response.Write(MaxDate) %>',false,/.*/,'','','',document.forms[0].deliverydate,0,true);WAAlertErrors('The following errors were detected','',true,false,false);return document.MM_returnValue"

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