textbox

clares

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Mar 14, 2002
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Hi All

Is there a way that I can automactically select the contents of a text box. On a button I set the focus to a particular textbox on a userform, but instead on just placing the cursor in the textbox I would like to highlight the contents of the textbox.

Kindest Regards

Peter
 

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BrianB

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Feb 17, 2003
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This works - but there might be a better way :-

'-------------------------------------
Private Sub UserForm_Initialize()
TextBox1.Text = "xxx"
TextBox1.SelStart = 0
TextBox1.SelLength = Len(TextBox1.Text)
End Sub
'---------------------------------------
 

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