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Read text file

I need to read the last few lines of a text file that start with today's date and display on a text box. Example, it always start with today's date,  6/10/06(tab)Error log number and error message.
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VBdotnet2005
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vadim63Commented:
  Private Sub ReadFile()

        Dim sr As New System.IO.StreamReader("C:\test.txt")
        Dim Line As String = sr.ReadLine()
        Dim strToday() As String
        TextBox1.Multiline = True

        Do While Line IsNot Nothing
            strToday = Split(Line, vbTab)
            If strToday(0) = Today Then TextBox1.Text += Line & vbCrLf
            Line = sr.ReadLine()
        Loop

    End Sub
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VBdotnet2005Author Commented:
Great example. Thank you :)
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vadim63Commented:
You're welcome.
Cheers.
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