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Auto-Select Text on Focus

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Submitted on: 1/8/2015 7:37:00 PM
By: Delio Castillo (from psc cd)  
Level: Beginner
User Rating: By 10 Users
Compatibility: VB 5.0, VB 6.0
Views: 456
 
     Nice feature to help users edit textboxes. The code selects all the existing text when the users focus on the textbox control. This will definitely make your application more user friendly. Please Vote!!!
 
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' Name: Auto-Select Text on Focus
' Description:Nice feature to help users edit textboxes. The code selects all the existing text when the users focus on the textbox control. This will definitely make your application more user friendly. Please Vote!!!
' By: Delio Castillo (from psc cd)
'
' Inputs:Textbox Name
'
' Assumes:Copy this sub on your code and then use the textbox name as a parameter when you call the sub. When I use it, I usually call the SUB on the GotFocus event.
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Public Sub Select_Text(TextBoxName As Variant)
TextBoxName.SelStart = 0
TextBoxName.SelLength = Len(TextBoxName.Text)
End Sub


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