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[Feature Request] Sanitize/Standardize Phone Number Inputs

Posted: May 13, 2013 at 10:28 am


May 13, 2013 at 10:28 am

This would help anyone extending EE working with the phone numbers.

Jonathan Wilson

May 13, 2013 at 4:00 pm

Hi Kris,

We appreciate your input. I will add your vote for this feature to our feature request list.


Marko Geisler

May 13, 2013 at 11:01 pm

In Germany, we have this format here:
040 / 219 46 27
04131 – 219 46 27

it starts everytime with a “0”, then 2 to 4 numbers follow, then a minus or slash, and then numbers as needed. No brackets in use.

Mobile Numbers use 4 or 5 digits as area code, then minus/slash, then numbers as needed 🙂


  • Support Staff

May 16, 2013 at 9:46 am

Hi Marko,

There’s a jQuery validation plugin you can try adding that uses some regular expressions to validate the German phone number format:


May 16, 2013 at 11:17 am

Great suggestion for a temporary fix Josh, though a server-side validation will ensure no one messes with the post values.

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