?
Solved

Blocking Rich Text Format?

Posted on 2004-09-08
2
Medium Priority
?
617 Views
Last Modified: 2012-06-27
is there a way to block RTF? like these {\rtf1\ansi\ansicpg1252\deffo\deflang\1033\deflangfe1033{\fonttbl{\fo\fswiss\fprq2\fcharseto Verdana;}}{\colortbl;\red255\greeno\blueo;}\viewkind4\uc1\pard\nowidctlpar\cf1\fo\fs44 BLAH\par}, . because it messed up my colors, and since My RTB is to get text from a chatroom, people are spamming this like its a exploit.
0
Comment
Question by:andyakira
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
2 Comments
 
LVL 76

Accepted Solution

by:
GrahamSkan earned 2000 total points
ID: 12015994
Is it the size that bothers you? You could monitor it and reset it to your usual size.

RichTextBox1.TextRTF = "{\rtf1\ansi\ansicpg1252\deffo\deflang\1033\deflangfe1033{\fonttbl{\fo\fswiss\fprq2\fcharseto Verdana;}}{\colortbl;\red255\greeno\blueo;}\viewkind4\uc1\pard\nowidctlpar\cf1\fo\fs44 BLAH\par}"


RichTextBox1.SelStart = 1
RichTextBox1.SelLength = Len(RichTextBox1.Text)
If IsNull(RichTextBox1.SelFontSize) Then
    RichTextBox1.SelFontSize = 8.5
End If
0
 

Author Comment

by:andyakira
ID: 12022442
that works very well but im haing a hard time to get it to work with my RTB can u assist me futher.


    For I = LBound(saElements) To UBound(saElements) Step 2
        With Form1.RTB
        .SelStart = 99999999
        .SelLength = 0
        .SelColor = saElements(I)
        .SelText = saElements(I + 1) & Left$(vbCrLf, -2 * CLng((I + 1) = UBound(saElements)))
        .SelStart = 99999999
        End With
    Next I
0

Featured Post

New feature and membership benefit!

New feature! Upgrade and increase expert visibility of your issues with Priority Questions.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

If you need to start windows update installation remotely or as a scheduled task you will find this very helpful.
This article describes how to use a set of graphical playing cards to create a Draw Poker game in Excel or VB6.
Get people started with the process of using Access VBA to control Excel using automation, Microsoft Access can control other applications. An example is the ability to programmatically talk to Excel. Using automation, an Access application can laun…
Get people started with the utilization of class modules. Class modules can be a powerful tool in Microsoft Access. They allow you to create self-contained objects that encapsulate functionality. They can easily hide the complexity of a process from…
Suggested Courses

764 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question