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How can I combine the following into one With statement in VB6?

With Cbo1
.Additem "One"
.Additem "Two"
.Additem "Three"
End With

With Cbo2
.Additem "One"
.Additem "Two"
.Additem "Three"
End With
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Question by:al4629740
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by:frankd
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Cbo1.Additem "One"
Cbo1.Additem "Two"
Cbo1.Additem "Three"
Cbo2.Additem "One"
Cbo2.Additem "Two"
Cbo2.Additem "Three"
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by:al4629740
ID: 39182006
Is it possible to do something like this?


With Cbo1,Cbo2
.Additem "One"
.Additem "Two"
.Additem "Three"
End With
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GrahamSkan earned 1000 total points
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The nearest thing would be to create a separate procedure
FillCombo Cbo1
FillCombo Cb02
'...

Sub FillCombo (cbo as Combobox)
With cbo
.Additem "One"
.Additem "Two"
.Additem "Three"
End With 
end sub

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by:aikimark
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ID: 39183920
You could also do it this way.
Sub Q_28133515()
    Dim vItem As Variant
    For Each vItem In Array("One", "Two", "Three")
        Cbo1.AddItem vItem
        Cbo2.AddItem vItem
    Next
End Sub

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Or, passing a parameter array:
Sub Q_28133515(ParamArray parmControls())
    Dim vItem As Variant
    Dim ctlThing As Variant
    For Each ctlThing In parmControls
        For Each vItem In Array("One", "Two", "Three")
            ctlThing.AddItem vItem
        Next
    Next
End Sub

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The invoking code would look like this, resembling your multiple parameter With statement.
    Q_28133515 Cbo1, Cbo2

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