Change Integer to string

Fire_Chief

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I have a user form that a user inputs a series of numbers in a textbox1 (IE: 77234). I also have a cell with the same number.

When I try to compare ( if textbox1.value = Range ("A1").value .... one is an integer and one is a string and do not match .
How do I change the cell to a string or textbox to an integer.
I will need to change it back after I compare then.

Thank You
 

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jasonb75

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  1. 365
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  1. Windows
You could try
VBA Code:
If Clng(textbox1.value) = Range ("A1").value
to evaluate the textbox string as numeric without changing the type, however if the content of the textbox is not valid to convert to a number then it will result in a runtime error.
 
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