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How do I find out that an entered text has other characters like !, @, #, $, %, ^, etc.

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shireen_shabbirAuthor Commented:
Edited text of question.
Something like this perhaps?

CharsToSearchFor = "!@#$%^" .. etc

For a = 1 to Len(String)
  If (Instr(CharsToSearchFor, Mid$(String, a, 1) >0) Then
    Call Msgbox("Aargh. Characeter found. Reboot now?")
  End If

I think that vbmaster's answer is right.
Apart from the missing bracket... tut-tut.

'Block there input using

Private Sub Text1_KeyPress(KeyAscii As Integer)

    Dim x As String
    x = Chr(KeyAscii)
    If InStr("!@#$%^", x) > 0 Then
        KeyAscii = 0
    End If

End Sub

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