How to set caret position in a textbox

I need to move the caret horizontally and vertically hin a regular MS textbox. Code appreciated, extremely urgent.
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mccainz2Asked:
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JacamarCommented:
Please explain a little more.
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TigerZhaoCommented:
TextBox will automatic set caret position when redraw window, Is property .SelStart not [conform with your need?
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DocMCommented:
Hi,
Change the selstart property to move the caret.
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mccainz2Author Commented:
Im emulating a vt100 terminal with a textbox, dug into the WINAPI book at my desk and found caret functions

Private Declare Function CreateCaret Lib "user32" (ByVal hwnd As Long, ByVal hBitmap As Long, ByVal nWidth As Long, ByVal nHeight As Long) As Long
Private Declare Function DestroyCaret Lib "user32" () As Long
Private Declare Function SetCaretBlinkTime Lib "user32" (ByVal wMSeconds As Long) As Long
Private Declare Function SetCaretPos Lib "user32" (ByVal x As Long, ByVal y As Long) As Long
Private Declare Function ShowCaret Lib "user32" (ByVal hwnd As Long) As Long
Private Declare Function HideCaret Lib "user32" (ByVal hwnd As Long) As Long
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mccainz2Author Commented:
Im investigating selstart, that may work......Simple is always better....
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mccainz2Author Commented:
yup, I was making it way too difficult, selstart and sellength will get me all the way home.
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