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Populate a combobox list using excel 2000 data

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using an excel application object, how can you populate a combobox list using data that is specifically located in a maintained excel file?
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Question by:japhet
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Private Sub Form_Load()

Dim ExcelSheet As Object
Set ExcelSheet = CreateObject("Excel.Sheet")
ExcelSheet.Application.Visible = True
ExcelSheet.Sheets("Sheet1").Cells(1, 1).Value = "Column 1, Row 1"
ExcelSheet.Sheets("Sheet1").Cells(2, 1).Value = "Column 1, Row 2"
ExcelSheet.Sheets("Sheet1").Cells(3, 1).Value = "Column 1, Row 3"
ExcelSheet.Sheets("Sheet1").Cells(4, 1).Value = "Column 1, Row 4"
ExcelSheet.Sheets("Sheet1").Cells(5, 1).Value = "Column 1, Row 5"
ExcelSheet.Sheets("Sheet1").Cells(6, 1).Value = "Column 1, Row 6"

For i = 1 To 6
    Combo1.AddItem ExcelSheet.Sheets("Sheet1").Cells(i, 1)
    DoEvents
Next i
Combo1.ListIndex = 0
ExcelSheet.Application.Quit
Set ExcelSheet = Nothing

End Sub
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by:japhet
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Thanks craigewens, I got the gist... =)
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