I can't seem to get text to display in a list box or combo box when I run the Form_Load procedure

Good morning all
I can't seem to get text to display in a list box or combo box when I run the Form_Load procedure, I am working off of an old version of VB studio.net and I am wondering if the tag has changed and that is why you can't see them when I run the application??
Code I have is this, which is correct for the 2003 version? Why not for the 2002 version?

ListBox1.Items.Add("U.S. Dollar")
ComboBox1.Items.Add("U.S. Dollar")
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Private Sub Form_Load(ByVal sender As System.Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles MyBase.Load

Make sure that the Form_Load procedure is actually being called.  Check the handler "Handles Mybase.Load" at the end.
sgfriskeAuthor Commented:
Here is my code I do have the handles mybase.load in it

    Private Sub Form1_Load(ByVal sender As System.Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles MyBase.Load
        'These program statements run when the form loads
        PictureBox1.Image = System.Drawing.Image.FromFile _
          ("c:\vbnet03sbs\chap03\input controls\pcomputr.bmp")
        'Add items to a list box like this:
        ListBox1.Items.Add("Extra hard disk")
        ListBox1.Items.Add("Satellite dish")
        'Combo boxes are also filled with the Add method:
        ComboBox1.Items.Add("U.S. Dollars")
        ComboBox1.Items.Add("English Pounds")
    End Sub

it works fine I can't get the List box and combo box items to display for the users
Your code works, but I have seen that sometimes the form gets missed up internally.
I would try making a new form and re-do the controls and try again.

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I copied your code into a project and it works fine.  What happens if you single step thru the procedure?
sgfriskeAuthor Commented:
OK I will give that a shot, they have not changed the syntak since the 2002 version of VB studio.net?
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