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Visual Studio 2005 VB After_Update equivalent

Posted on 2007-11-20
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Hi

What is the best equivalent of the VBA After_Update event in Visual Studio 2005 for a text box on a indows form?

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Question by:Murray Brown
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by:administradores
ID: 20325880
I thin it is TextChanged
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by:Murray Brown
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Hi

That was the first thing I tried but the problem with that is that it calls the event after each character.
I need something that fires after I have type the whole word.
I am using the LostFocus event, but it is not quite the same.
Anyone know of anything else?
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by:Murray Brown
ID: 20325969
Actually - would the Text_Update work?
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by:Murray Brown
ID: 20326036
Sorry my last comment is wrong (I was looking at a combo box)
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by:administradores
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And how do you know when the text is completed? a fixed length char? a keypress?


So i the users have to press enter you can use on keypress i it's a fixed length use textchanged and a like

if textbox.length = 10 then
your code
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by:administradores
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Update event raised after user press the return key

Private Sub TextBox1_KeyPress(ByVal sender As Object, ByVal e As System.Windows.Forms.KeyPressEventArgs) Handles TextBox1.KeyPress
        If e.KeyChar = Microsoft.VisualBasic.ChrW(Keys.Return) Then
            'Your Code to Update
Update()
        End If
    End Sub

Update event raised after user typed 10 characters

    Private Sub TextBox1_TextChanged(ByVal sender As System.Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles TextBox1.TextChanged
        If Len(TextBox1) = 10 Then
            'Your Code
Update()
        End If
    End Sub
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by:Éric Moreau
ID: 20326639
Have you checked the Validate event?
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by:Murray Brown
ID: 20327049
How does the Validate event work?
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