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Edit Box Highlighting

When a user moves form one edit box to another with the TAB key, the text within the edit box is highlighted.  However, if I control the order programmaticly the text isn't highlighted.  How can I do this?

I'm working with Win98 and Dev Studio version 6.

Thanks in advance.
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Call SetSel(0, -1) after you set focus. This will select all the text in an edit control.
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