problem with richtextbox vb6

richtextext box contains no date, but this does not work:

 
  If rtfTask.Text = "'" Then
        MsgBox "Enter text before saving"
        rtfTask.SetFocus
        Exit Sub
   Else
        rtfTask.SaveFile fName
    End If

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what is wrong ?
isnoend2001Asked:
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SStoryCommented:
Do you mean, rtfTask.Text = "'" with the single apostrophe (') or should it be
rtfTask.Text = "" for empty string?
Martin LissOlder than dirtCommented:
Please describe what is wrong. In other words what should happen but doesn't.
isnoend2001Author Commented:
Testing to make sure data is entered it the rtf is blank, but the message box does not pop up
it saves an empty rtf
testing for empty string
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isnoend2001Author Commented:
this works
 If Len(rtfTask.Text) = 0 Then
don't know why the other did not
Éric MoreauSenior .Net ConsultantCommented:
to test for empty rtf, you should:
If rtfTask.Text = "" Then

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isnoend2001Author Commented:
i see I had a  single apostrophe between "'"
should have been ""
isnoend2001Author Commented:
Thanks
isnoend2001Author Commented:
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richtextext box contains no date, but this does not work:
should have been
richtextext box contains no data, but this does not work:
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