Return command for a GoTo Command question for VB

Posted on 2004-08-08
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Last Modified: 2006-11-17
For a Goto Command, is there VB code that says Goto a different line run that code and then a RETURN COMMAND that returns the execution to the original code position and pick up where it was left off.  All this being in the same subroutine.

Question by:tqwu
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fulscher earned 1500 total points
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I'm afraid there's no such command. You would have to work with two Goto statements:

   Goto LabelB
   Exit Sub

   Goto LabelA

Anyway, using GOTO statements is considered poor programming practice. In your case, wouldn't a SUB be better?

   Call SubB
   Exit Sub

Sub SubB
End Sub

Of course, you can't easily share variables between the calling code and SubB. Two possible solutions:
- Put the common variables in the header of the module (again, poor programming practice)
- pass the variables by reference to SubB.

Hope this helps

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