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sleecting text on text box

Posted on 2002-04-18
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Ho do I select text on a text box in code.
If the user enters incorrect data I have setfocus to the text box but how do I highlight the text

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TimCottee earned 50 total points
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Use this:

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


In the Text1_GotFocus event.
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Thanks Tim

Excellent help as usual

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