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Ignoring Empty Values in Editors

For the Simple, Regular and RegEx mask types the TextEdit.MaskIgnoreBlank property is in effect. If this property is set to true, an empty editor can lose focus. If the editor's value is only partially completed, focus cannot be moved from the editor until an end-user enters the entire value, or removes the value by clearing the edit box.

If this property is set to false focus cannot be moved from the editor until the value is entirely completed.

An error in the editor is indicated by an error icon:

To provide an appropriate response when an invalid value is entered, the BaseEdit.Validate event can be handled.

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