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VB.net ComboBox Force user to select from tge dropdown

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Hi

In my VB.net app, I have a Windows Form with a ComboBox on it.
What is the best way to force the user to select an item from the drop down
and not type anything into the box that isn't in the drop down.

Thanks
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Change the combobox DropdownStyle property to DropDownList:
http://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/library/system.windows.forms.comboboxstyle.aspx
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Thanks very much
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