how to add to a buttom a keyboard key "Enter Key" (really easy)

Posted on 2007-10-16
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Last Modified: 2013-11-26
i have a buttom that perform a search but if i click on it it does its job now is there a way that i can add the Enter key from the keyboard to do the same job?

for instance if i do hit enter on the keyboard i will do the same thing if i do click on the buttom?
how can i do this?
Question by:jsctechy
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Accepted Solution

Mike Tomlinson earned 1000 total points
ID: 20086512
For the FORM, set the AcceptButton() Property to the button you want to be clicked when the user presses Enter:

Expert Comment

ID: 20086617
Set the event: OnKeyPress (or similar) of the textbox of your search box, adn call the button function from there

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