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Cliff,

Your code seemed to work but I need it on columns 3, 4, and 5.  I tried to change the col nums in the code but with my limited ability can't seem to change the right numbers to make your code work on columns 3, 4, and 5.  Can you help for my remaining points?

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Using my previous example, I'll change the column number to a variable, then you can just change the value of the variable as you need:

  Dim nCnt1     As Integer
  Dim sPicFile  As String
  Dim nColNum   As Integer

  nColNum = 3 'or 4 or 5
   
  For nCnt1 = 1 To MSFlexGrid1.Rows - 1
    Select Case MSFlexGrid1.TextMatrix(nCnt1, nColNum)
      Case "Red"
        sPicFile = "c:\temp\Redball.gif"
      Case "Green"
        sPicFile = "c:\temp\Greenball.gif"
      Case "Blue"
        sPicFile = "c:\temp\Blueball.gif"
      Case Else
        sPicFile = "" 
    End Select
    If sPicFile <> "" Then
      MSFlexGrid1.Col = nColNum
      MSFlexGrid1.Row = nCnt1
      Set MSFlexGrid1.CellPicture = LoadPicture(sPicFile)
      MSFlexGrid1.TextMatrix(nCnt1, nColNum) = "" 
    End If
  Next nCnt1


Or better yet, if you are going to always use 3, 4, and 5, we can make a loop:
  Dim nCnt1     As Integer
  Dim sPicFile  As String
  Dim nColNum   As Integer

  For nCnt1 = 1 To MSFlexGrid1.Rows - 1
    For nColNum = 3 To 5
      Select Case MSFlexGrid1.TextMatrix(nCnt1, nColNum)
        Case "Red"
          sPicFile = "c:\temp\Redball.gif"
        Case "Green"
          sPicFile = "c:\temp\Greenball.gif"
        Case "Blue"
          sPicFile = "c:\temp\Blueball.gif"
        Case Else
          sPicFile = "" 
      End Select
      If sPicFile <> "" Then
        MSFlexGrid1.Col = nColNum
        MSFlexGrid1.Row = nCnt1
        Set MSFlexGrid1.CellPicture = LoadPicture(sPicFile)
        MSFlexGrid1.TextMatrix(nCnt1, nColNum) = "" 
      End If
    Next nColNum
  Next nCnt1

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