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What is the active control?

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I need to know what is the active control? Is there some way to know this?
 Jose Hernandez




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Look at Screen.ActiveControl.
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If you need to find the control at runtime...
Select case ActiveControl.Name
  case "text1"
    call text1_gotfocus(ActiveControl.Index)
    ' or whatever you want to happen
end select
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Thanks you emoreau and traygreen.
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