What is the different bettwen implicit conversions & explicit conversions?  Also, could you give a good example on CType function?
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ctype example

Me.PictureBox.BackColor = System.Drawing.Color.FromArgb(CType(CType(0, Byte), Integer), CType(CType(0, Byte), Integer), CType(CType(0, Byte), Integer), CType(CType(0, Byte), Integer)
VBdotnet2005Author Commented:
great. Last thing, could you show me how to use parse? Thank you in advance
its really Split()

Dim delimStr As String = " ,.:"
      Dim delimiter As Char() = delimStr.ToCharArray()
      Dim words As String = "one two,three:four."
      Dim split As String() = Nothing
      Console.WriteLine("The delimiters are -{0}-", delimStr)
      Dim x As Integer
      For x = 1 To 5
         split = words.Split(delimiter, x)
         Console.WriteLine(ControlChars.Cr + "count = {0,2} ..............", x)
         Dim s As String
         For Each s In  split
            Console.WriteLine("-{0}-", s)
         Next s
      Next x

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VBdotnet2005Author Commented:

Thanks :)
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