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Hi Experts, I have populated the combobox (cbo1) with values (0-9). I have a textbox (txtValue) having a value of 5. I want to find out the location of the text value with respect to the combo box.

How could I achieve this in VB.NET?

TIA.
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Question by:bpyeo
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for i = 0 to ComboBox1.Items.Count -1
if(ComboBox1.Items[i] == textBox1.Text)
{
MEssageBox.Show("The text is at the position" : i)
}

NExt i
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by:Fahad Mukhtar
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Private Sub button1_Click(ByVal sender As System.Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles button1.Click
        MessageBox.Show("Position is "  + GetIndex(txtValue.Text))
End Sub

Private Function GetIndex(ByVal text As String) As Int32
        Dim i As Int32
        If cbo1.Items.Contains(txtValue.Text) Then
            For i = 0 To cbo1.Items.Count-1
                If text = cbo1.Items.Item(i) Then
                    Return i
                End If
            Next
        End If
End Function
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