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I want to reset the selected item in a combo box. I am letting the user select an item then this item is written to a DB and the combo reset. I am using VB6 and the style of the combo is 2 - drop down list

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by:TimCottee
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Use

Combo1.RemoveItem Combo1.ListIndex

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UncleMatt earned 200 total points
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try cbowhatever.listindex = -1

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by:merlin007
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Thanks Uncle Matt
TimCoffee - the RemoveItem take the selection from the list completely. I probably did not explain the question properly, Thanks

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You probably did merlin, I just misinterpreted it. Anyway you got a good answer from UncleMatt.
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