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use regular expression to check date format in javascript

kay lin
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Joined: May 20, 2004
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hi:
i have some code that uses regular expression to check a Date's format in javascript. The format i want is
yyyy-MM-dd HH:mm

so, the regular expression I used in my javascript is
[code]
/^(\d{2}|\d{4})(\/|-|\.)(\d{1,2})\2(\d{2}|\d{4})\s\d{2}\W\d(2)/
[code]

I am not very familar with regular expression. So If i want force the ":" to follow the 2 digits representing HH, what syntax should i use?
\D( or \W(? please let me know.

thanks
 
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