need to make a string 23 characters long in vb6

need to make textbox input 23 characters long by adding spaces
how can this be done ?
isnoend2001Asked:
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Ryan ChongBusiness Systems Analyst , ex-Senior Application EngineerCommented:
textbox1 = String(23," ")

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Ryan ChongBusiness Systems Analyst , ex-Senior Application EngineerCommented:
or you want to set the maximum chars of the textbox? if yes, try set the MaxLength property to 23 instead.
Ryan ChongBusiness Systems Analyst , ex-Senior Application EngineerCommented:
or if you mean the layout of textbox, you can set its Width property accordingly.

if above are not what you intend to achieve, pls elaborate further.
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Mike TomlinsonHigh School Computer Science, Computer Applications, and Mathematics TeachersCommented:
You could do:
strPadded = Left(Text1.Text & Space(23), 23)

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isnoend2001Author Commented:
I think that Space(23) syntax  will work
I want to use the the users inpiut and spaces to make the length 23 characters long.
Take Medicine this 13 characters so i would need to add 10 spaces. i am adding the string into a rtf
i can the do .selstart = 0
.sellength = 23 and get the text
isnoend2001Author Commented:
thanks
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