Placing cursor in textbox

Posted on 2007-10-13
Last Modified: 2013-11-26

I'm trying to place the cursor in a textbox when opening new form so they can start wringt witout first clicking in the textbox.

So i have put in the Form load

But he cursor doesn't appear in the textbox, what i'm I doing wrong?
Question by:AWestEng
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    Set the TextBoxName TabIndex = 0
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