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Determine if more than one item selected in listbox

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vba 2003 excel
userform listbox
frmliststyleoption.
multiselectext

I simply trying to determine if I have more than 1 item selected in listbox ?
when pressing a command button


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fordraiders
Dim Msg As String, h As Integer
    Msg = ""
    With Me.ListBox1
        For h = 0 To .ListCount - 1
            If h > 1 Then
              MsgBox "Multiple Items Selected", vbCritical, "Item Selection"
               Exit Sub
            End If
        Next h
    End With

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by:Khalid Mehmood Awan
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http://www.ozgrid.com/forum/showthread.php?t=17473&page=1

VB-6    http://www.vb6.us/tutorials/indepth-vb6-listbox-tutorial
VB.NET (below)

Public Class Form1

    Private Sub Button1_Click(ByVal sender As System.Object, ByVal e As System.EventArgs) Handles Button1.Click
        If ListBox1.SelectedItems.Count > 1 Then

            MessageBox.Show("Multiple selcted")
        Else
            MessageBox.Show("No item or Single item selected")

        End If
    End Sub
End Class

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by:fordraiders
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vba does not have property "SelectedItems"
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Rory Archibald earned 500 total points
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You have to loop:
Dim n As Long, Counter as Long

With Me.Listbox1

For n = 0 To .ListCount - 1

   If .Selected(n) Then Counter = Counter + 1
Next n
msgbox Counter
End With

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