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Default Names Generated by VB - Can they be Altered

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Hi,
I would like to alter the default names given to objects in VB. E.G. txt1 as opposed to Text1. Is it possible and if so how? Thanks,
diek
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No you cannot, these are generated from the actual classname of the object and not by the IDE itself. I guess if you really wanted to make life difficult you could write a wrapper object that encapsulated all the properties of the standard objects and had a different classname but this seems to me to be much more effort than it would be worth.
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tim,
nice to see you're still coming to my assistance. I just came back from a long out of work break. Not the answer that I wanted but a great explanation. I thought there might have been something in the registry. COuld you take a look at http://www.experts-exchange.com/jsp/qManageQuestion.jsp?ta=visualbasic&qid=20278901?  Thank you and have a great day programming,
Diek
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