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Data in the TextBox with different mask

Posted on 2002-06-18
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I want that some textbox(TextBox1) will consist ,for example,any number .And when the form is loading,
this number in the TextBox1 will be paint in "blue"
Like,we want to erase it .
How can I do this?

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Question by:Vadimka
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by:vinnyd79
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try this
Private Sub Form_Load()
Text1.SelStart = 0
Text1.SelLength = Len(Text1.Text)
End Sub
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Éric Moreau earned 50 total points
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Add this code to the GotFocus event

Private Sub Text1_GotFocus()
    With Text1
        .SelStart = 0
        .SelLength = Len(.Text)
    End With
End Sub
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by:vinnyd79
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The above example assumes that the textbox will have the focus when the form loads.
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