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i'm getting a type mismatch error on the following line

   ReDim Preserve sockbuffer(UBound(sockbuffer) + 1)

in the declarations i have the following line

Public sockbuffer As Variant
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Question by:BrianGEFF719
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by:Ryan Chong
ID: 6895945
Try: Public sockbuffer() As Variant
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by:BrianGEFF719
ID: 6895952
doing that gives me the following error:

Compile Error, fixed-length strings, arrays not allowed as public members of object modules.
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by:COAtheGREAT
ID: 6895955
If sockbuffer is empty then UBound(sockbuffer) raise error, you cant use preserve to.
so type something like this
if not isempty(sockbuffer) then
   ReDim Preserve sockbuffer(0 to UBound(sockbuffer) + 1)
else
   ReDim sockbuffer(0 to 1)
end if
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by:COAtheGREAT
ID: 6895959
If sockbuffer is empty then UBound(sockbuffer) raise error, you cant use preserve to.
so type something like this
if not isempty(sockbuffer) then
   ReDim Preserve sockbuffer(0 to UBound(sockbuffer) + 1)
else
   ReDim sockbuffer(0 to 1)
end if
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by:BrianGEFF719
ID: 6895960
I fixed it by adding

Redim sockbuffer(0) in the form load...and that fixed it


:)

Any advice on who i should give points to? its only 10 points but both of your answers dident fix my problem? What should i do?
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COAtheGREAT earned 40 total points
ID: 6895968
Points are not important but I think my code work, or am I wrong?
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