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vba: How to fill in combobox in excell from sheet ?

Posted on 2001-09-18
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I have a sheet with a list of variables.   How can i fill in this combo box with necessary inforatmion because the number of item  can change with the time.
For example:


LOLO
LILI
LALA
[Empty]
[Empty]
......
......
......

I like have just LOLO LILI LALA
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Question by:zoltix
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by:OlegP
ID: 6489936
Public Sub FillMy(ByRef cb As ComboBox, st As String)
Dim I As Long
Dim b As Long
Dim c As String
If (Len(RTrim(LTrim(st))) = 0) Then Exit Sub
Do
 st = LTrim(RTrim(st))
 b = InStr(1, st, " ")
 If (b <> 0) Then
    c = Mid(st, 1, b - 1)
    st = Mid(st, b, Len(st) - b + 1)
   Else
    c = st
 End If
 cb.AddItem c
Loop While b <> 0
End Sub
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ID: 6489937
Public Sub FillMy(ByRef cb As ComboBox, st As String)
Dim I As Long
Dim b As Long
Dim c As String
If (Len(RTrim(LTrim(st))) = 0) Then Exit Sub
Do
 st = LTrim(RTrim(st))
 b = InStr(1, st, " ")
 If (b <> 0) Then
    c = Mid(st, 1, b - 1)
    st = Mid(st, b, Len(st) - b + 1)
   Else
    c = st
 End If
 cb.AddItem c
Loop While b <> 0
End Sub
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