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VB6 Convert textbox negative amount in positive

Sir, I have two textbox on my form one for user entering second one for getting information from first one textbox and save into database

If the user enter data in minus (-100) then first one textbox also get, and show negative amount (-100) as per my system (scenario) first textbox is right but I want when the second textbox get information from first textbox it automatically convert from negative to positive amount. Please help how to do this.
Rgds.
Mehram

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MehramAuthor Commented:
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Sir, I have two textbox on my form one for user entering second one for getting information from first one textbox and
save into database

If the user enter data in minus (-100) then second one textbox also get, and show negative amount (-100) as per my system (scenario) first textbox is right but I want when the second textbox get information from first textbox it automatically convert from negative to positive amount. Please help how to do this.
Rgds.
Mehram


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bruintjeCommented:
Hi Mehram,
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you could use the ABS function like

if IsNumeric(Text1.Text) then Text2.Text = Abs(Val(Text1.Text))

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bruintje
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MehramAuthor Commented:
Tks
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