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    I need to define a date format

    Asked by consulptrio on September 06, 2010 at 01:02 PM

    I need to insert the format __/__/____ in a text field that will be used for a user insert a date. How can I do this?

    Tks !

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    Answered by aytekin on September 07, 2010 at 03:51 AM

    I think you should use the "Hint" feature. That will show up in a light color by default and become invisible when the user clicks on the form. Here is an example: