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Clearing the selection in a Winform Combobox of type: DropDownList

Posted on 2007-11-29
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Hi:

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?

Thanks,
JohnB
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It should just be like this: comboBox1.SelectedIndex = -1;
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this also works:
comboBox1.SelectedItem = null;
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