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text box selection when execute form

Posted on 2002-03-06
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1. i design a form so i want that when text box got focus previously displayed values should be selected.

if i want to change the value simply i press delete key from the keyboard and enter new value.
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what is the way when i input value in text box it convert in caps whenever caps lock key is off.


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Question by:pak_slm
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by:surajdeo
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Hi,

 1. On gotfocus for selecting text write following code.


 Private Sub Text1_GotFocus()

    Text1.SelStart = 0
    Text1.SelLength = Len(Text1.Text)
   
 End Sub


2. For caps

Private Sub Text1_KeyPress(KeyAscii As Integer)

    If KeyAscii >= 97 And KeyAscii <= 122 Then KeyAscii = KeyAscii - 32
   
End Sub
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Private Sub Text1_Change()
    Text1.Text = UCase$(Text1.Text)
End Sub

Private Sub Text1_Click()
    SendKeys "{Home}+{End}"
End Sub
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by:Ryan Chong
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Oops, Private Sub Text1_Click() should be: Private Sub Text1_GotFocus()
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by:Ryan Chong
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Hi, Why "C" is graded?!
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by:Netminder
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Grade changed; comment (as corrected) is accurate, simple and works.

pak_slm,

A simple answer is usually the best answer. Please do not grade based on the number of characters typed into a response, but rather on whether or not you understand it and use it.

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