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How can I capture a key event and redirect it?  I want to capture the "+" vbKeyAdd and excute the <tab> instead, without changing the text property of the textbox.
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Question by:whitej8
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by:whitej8
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I do not want the "+" to appear in the textbox.
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sub TextBox_Keypress(keyascii as integer)

if keyascii = 43 then
  '+ Pressed
  sendkeys(vbtab)
end if
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by:TheAnswerMan
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oops.. do this instead
sub TextBox_Keypress(keyascii as integer)

if keyascii = 43 then
  '+ Pressed
  keyascii = 0
  sendkeys(vbtab)
end if
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