The masked entry control lets you restrict input to certain types of characters, text, and numbers using mask characters or regex. This control is used to create a template for providing information such as telephone numbers, IP addresses, product IDs, and so on.
The masked entry control gives you great flexibility to control variable length of data input.
Special symbols like currency symbols, date separators, decimal separators, etc., are applied based on the provided culture.
The masked entry control provides the flexibility to customize the prompt character when the default prompt character ( _ ) is not suitable for your scenario.
The masked entry control lets you to choose when to validate the data input.
Validate the data input when the control loses its focus.
Validation triggers for each key press.
During a cut or copy operation, the masked entry control provides the option to format the clipboard text with literals and prompt characters.
Value contains only the typed characters; the prompt characters and literals are excluded.
Value contains the typed characters and prompt characters; literals are excluded.
Value contains the typed characters and literals; prompt characters are excluded.
Value contains typed characters, prompt characters, and literals.
The watermark will prompt you with instructions or important information when it is not in focus and no valid characters are entered.
The appearance is highly customizable.
The masked entry control allows you to change the text font name, font style, font size, and color.
Customize border color of the masked edit control to any of the predefined native colors.
The masked entry control provides the flexibility to customize the error border color when the default error border color (Color.Red) is not suitable for your scenario.