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How to programatically select an item in a multi-exteded listbox

Posted on 2006-06-27
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My listbox is fully populated, and based upon certain program conditions, I want to select certain (multiple) items programatically.

I would expect something like this to work:
     LB_Clients.Items(i).selected = True
but it simply gives me an error message


Thanks in advance for your help.

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Question by:bobdowdy
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by:AlexFM
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Use ListBox.SetSelected Method to select/unselect items in multiple-selection ListBox.

http://msdn2.microsoft.com/en-us/library/system.windows.forms.listbox.setselected.aspx
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by:pradeepsudharsan
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ListBox1.SelectedIndex = 1
i.e

ListBox1.SelectedIndex = i
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 'Syntax: ListBox1.SetSelected(index,boolean value)
       
        ListBox1.SetSelected(1, True) 'To select the item
        ListBox1.SetSelected(1, False) 'To unselect the item
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Thanks a million - I split points because while alex was first, pradeep provided answer instead of reference. Thanks again.
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