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Line feed a text box using virtual keyboard

Posted on 2002-03-30
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I'm building a touch screen system that doesn't use a standard keyboard but instead uses a virtual keyboard on the screen.  I'm having no luck getting the enter key to drop down to the next line in my standard text box.  

I've tried using chr(10) but all that does is display the | character.

Any help would be great...

P.S.  Using a regular keyboard is not an option :)
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Question by:GMorgan
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JonFish85 earned 35 total points
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Make sure that the text box's MultiLine property is set to true, and use vbCrLf instead of Chr(10) maybe?

Hope this helps!

JonFish85
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by:wasb
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vbcrlf is the way to go. Good luck
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by:GMorgan
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Thanks again....
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Glad to help! Thanks for the A grade and the points :-)
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