Clearing the selection in a Winform Combobox of type: DropDownList

Posted on 2007-11-29
Last Modified: 2008-09-12

I'm using a Combobox in .Net 2.0 winforms. The DropdownStyle for the combobox is set to DropDownList. When the combobox first displays, the edit portion shows a blank (indetermanite state).
I would like to programmatically reset this property so it's back to the indetermanite state.

Is there any way to do this without adding a blank ("") entry to mycollection list?

Question by:jxbma
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Expert Comment

ID: 20379977
It should just be like this: comboBox1.SelectedIndex = -1;

Accepted Solution

prosh0t earned 125 total points
ID: 20379980
this also works:
comboBox1.SelectedItem = null;

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