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Strange results with MaskedEditExtender

Posted By:      Posted Date: October 12, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net

I've inherited a web project from another company, and I'm having a weird issue with a phone number mask.

If the ClearMaskOnLostFocus is "true", I lose the mask in the edit field (this is a editing screen for an existing

record). If set to false, the mask is present, but the leading digit is truncated, and will write back to the DB

an incorrect number if submitted, with that leading "_".

True = 8885551212


The DB field a a varchar(20) -- don't ask me why.

<asp:MaskedEditExtender ID="MaskedEditExtender3" runat="server"
                                            ClearMaskOnLostFocus="true" MaskType="Number"
                                            Enabled="True" Mask="(999) 999-9999"

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