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Posted on 2014-04-16
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I have a text box and I would like any letter after a number to be capitalized. (123a Gold St -> 123A Gold St) after a user updates the data on the form.

Any suggestions with the best way to handel this in the VBA after update event?
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Question by:thandel
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I suggest to create a function to capitalize. Them call this function in the update event.
Let's say the textbox name is "txtdata"

then in the update event

txtdata.text = Capital_After_Numbers(txtdata.text)

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Function Capital_After_Numbers (texto as string) as string
Dim count as integer
Dim LastCharIsNumber  as boolean


Capital_After_Numbers = ""
LastCharIsNumber = false

For count = 1 to len (texto)

    if LastCharIsNumber then
        Capital_After_Numbers = Capital_After_Numbers & UCase(Mid(texto, count, 1))
    End If

    If asc(Mid(texto, count, 1))>= 48 And asc(Mid(texto, count, 1))<= 57  then
        LastCharIsNumber = True
    else
        LastCharIsNumber = False
    End If

next count

End Function
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