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Posted on 2006-10-25
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Hi

Is there an easy way to make the following case insensitive

 If r.StartsWith(prefixText) Then

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by:Mike Tomlinson
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You could use:

        If r.ToLower.StartsWith(prefixText.ToLower) Then

        End If
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In VB 2005 you can do it this way
 
       If r.StartsWith(prefixText, StringComparison.InvariantCultureIgnoreCase) Then

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by:andieje
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Fernando, where have you been :)

I've totally needed you to help me with my processes again!

thanks a lot guys
andrea
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by:Fernando Soto
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Hi andrea; I have been around. Glad to have been some help. ;=)
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I need you back :)
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