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is there a Marquee control in vb.net

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is there a Marquee control in vb.net?? I'm sure I saw it somewhere but cannot locate it now!
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by:iboutchkine
ID: 12308342
<html>
<head>
<title>Title</title>

<marquee align=center loop=infinite>
  Bla bla bla
  ..........      Taste great, too!
</marquee>


</body>
</html>

For example, to create a marquee that is 50 pixels tall and occupies one-third of the display window, use:
<marquee height=50 width="33%">

Space between marquee
<marquee vspace=10 hspace=10>

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by:visualbasic
ID: 12308666
sorry I should have stated that I need this control for windows application
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iboutchkine earned 50 total points
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'add timer textScroller

Public Class Form1
    Inherits System.Windows.Forms.Form

    Dim TextToScroll As String = "Iouri Boutchkine                        "
    Dim cbScrollingSpeedIs As Integer = 300

#Region " Windows Form Designer generated code "
#End Region


    Private Sub TextScroller_Tick(ByVal sender As System.Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles TextScroller.Tick
        Dim FirsttoLast As String
        FirsttoLast = Mid(TextToScroll, 1, 1)
        TextToScroll = TextToScroll.Remove(0, 1)
        TextToScroll = TextToScroll.Insert(Microsoft.VisualBasic.Len(TextToScroll), FirsttoLast)
        ScrollingText.Text = TextToScroll
    End Sub

    Private Sub StartScrolling_Click(ByVal sender As System.Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles StartScrolling.Click
        TextScroller.Enabled = True
    End Sub

    Private Sub StopScrolling_Click(ByVal sender As System.Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles StopScrolling.Click
        TextScroller.Enabled = False
    End Sub

    Private Sub Form1_Load(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles MyBase.Load
        TextScroller.Interval = cbScrollingSpeedIs
    End Sub
End Class
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