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Javascript Date Check

Sahil Sharma
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Joined: Aug 27, 2003
Posts: 152
I have a textbox that contains date in this format DD-MON-YYYY.
Now i want to compare this with the current date to check that it should be less than the current date. How can i do so.
When i compare like this (dateentered is less than currentdate). Then results are not consistent. I think it is doing string comparison rather than date.

Eideo Guo

Joined: Aug 16, 2005
Posts: 29
you can use the Date object to compare,for instance:
I agree. Here's the link:
subject: Javascript Date Check
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