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How can I formating a textbox?
In MsAccess the textboxes have a format property, how is it possible to do the same job in VB?
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Private Texbox1_Change()

textbox1.text = Format(Textbox1.text, "Your format string")

end sub

Example of format string : Format (Textbox1.text, "hh:mm:yyyy") .
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use the masked edit box control! it has a po\roperty of fprmating text!
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use the masked edit box control! it has a po\roperty of formating text!
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