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Hi,
I am fairly new to VB and I am working on aan application that has a number of forms and controls. I need to store the Combo Box selection of one form in a global variable and be able to check that value in another form. I tried declaring a public variable in the form where I was setting its value and checked the value of that variable in the other form. It didn't work.

Thanks for any help.
Kavitha
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deighton earned 200 total points
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if a public is declared in form1 then you get it in another form as

form1.YourVar
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Thanks for your suggestion.
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by:challas
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I know its too late but , since i have seen now, just for the record avoid using Global variables if possible.
1)create a public function and and pass var to its arguments
2) if u want to use global variables u can even declare var in .bas file apart from the suggestion given by Deighton.
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