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Java – Date Validation with Regular Expression

Date Format (dd/mm/yyyy) Regular Expression Pattern

(0?[1-9]|[12][0-9]|3[01])/(0?[1-9]|1[012])/((19|20)\\d\\d)

The above regular expression is used to validate the date format in “dd/mm/yyyy”, you can easy customize to suit your need. However, it’s a bit hard to validate the leap year, 30 or 31 days of a month, we may need basic logic as below.


Java – Date Sorting Example


Java – Convert Milliseconds to Date

Output:

current Date: Wed Feb 29 01:58:46 VET 2012
Milliseconds to Date: 29:02:12:01:58:46
Milliseconds to Date using Calendar:29:02:12:01:58:46
original Date: 29:02:12:01:58:46
copied Date: 29:02:12:01:58:46