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VB Program will only runs correctly some of the time

Posted on 2004-09-21
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I have a vb program that reads a number of files with differnt names and processes each file to add a header.

the program works great BUT the only problem is it sometimes misses the last file unless I place a msgbox in the code to be clicked.  It like the program needs to refocus to pick up the last file.

Does anyone have any ideas.

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Use DoEvents after processing each file.  This will allow your app to "catch it's breath".
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