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A VERY NEWBIW QUESTION ABOUT INPUTBOXES!!

Posted on 1998-11-04
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When I have an Input Box, And press Cancel The Program Crashes, I would like to write an If then Statement to Stop this crashing, So when user clicks on Cancel it doesn't crash but Ends the running program or exits.
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Question by:infiniteloop
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CraigLazar earned 50 total points
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Hi infinite loop

HERE is a sample
Put in a command button and see how it works . U will see that if the user presses cancel myvalue is given "" (null) . So then the sample myvalue = "" is then executed . You can also maybe out in there instead of the message box - exit sub - which cancels the subroutine


Private Sub Command1_Click()
Dim Message, Title, Default, MyValue
Message = "Enter a value between 1 and 3"   ' Set prompt.
Title = "InputBox Demo" ' Set title.
Default = "1"   ' Set default.
' Display message, title, and default value.
MyValue = InputBox(Message, Title, Default)

If MyValue = "" Then
    MsgBox "Cancel"
ElseIf MyValue = 1 Then
   MsgBox "1"
Else
MsgBox "Cancel"
End If


This works
adjust it to use it in your app
If you get stuck Mail me the piece of cose at clazar@softnet.co.za and i will look at it quickly

Cheers mate

Craig
 
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Or what you can do is trap the error that vb is sending u .
What is the error vb sends you when you hit the cancel button ?
craig
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by:infiniteloop
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Thanks,
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No worries mate
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