combo box updating antoehr combox box

I have a form that loads 2 combo boxes
the firstoneloads and an ID from it populates the second

problem is when i change the slection in the first i need to to transfer to the second



i am new to VBA so I am a bit lost
figuerd

ComboBox1_SelectedIndexChanged(
is where i need to change the code
just not sure what to do



below is in my form load

Try
            Dim cn As SqlConnection
            cn = New SqlConnection(My.Settings.OfficeworksConnectionString)
 
            cn.Open()
            Dim da As SqlDataAdapter = New SqlDataAdapter("select id, firstname + ' ' + lastname as [StaffName] from officeworks.dbo.staff where customerid = '" & ComboBox1.SelectedValue.ToString() & "'", cn)
 
            Dim DS As DataSet = New DataSet
 
            da.Fill(DS)
 
            DS.DataSetName = "Staff"
            Me.ComboBox2.Items.Clear()
            Me.ComboBox2.DataSource = DS.Tables(0)
            Me.ComboBox2.DisplayMember = ("StaffName")
            Me.ComboBox2.ValueMember = "id"
 
            cn.Close()
            ' Close()
 
        Catch ex As Exception
            MsgBox("Problem getting Staff list")
            
            Close()
        End Try

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hainansyndromeAuthor Commented:
ok i read it and i am still lost
i am very new to programming
so maybe you can give me a bit more direction


do i attempt to do all this on form load? useing 1 dataset? or on an event?
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Éric MoreauSenior .Net ConsultantCommented:
download the demo and play with it. I can hardly give you more direction then what's in the article!
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hainansyndromeAuthor Commented:
figured it out onmy own
ComboBox2_SelectedIndexChanged
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