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Count number of lines/returns in a textbox

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Submitted on: 1/2/2015 7:30:00 AM
By: Jono Spiro (from psc cd)  
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User Rating: By 3 Users
Compatibility: VB 4.0 (32-bit), VB 5.0, VB 6.0
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     Simply counts the number of lines in a textbox (the textbox should be multiline=true, otherwise it is pretty useless). Put this in a module so it can be reused.
 
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'**************************************
' Name: Count number of lines/returns in a textbox
' Description:Simply counts the number of lines in a textbox (the textbox should be multiline=true, otherwise it is pretty useless). Put this in a module so it can be reused.
' By: Jono Spiro (from psc cd)
'
' Inputs:USAGE--countLines(the textbox)
EXAMPLE--countLines(text1)
'
' Returns:Returns the number of lines in a textbox.
'**************************************

Public Function countLines(textBox As textBox) As Long
 Dim A%, B$
 A% = 1
 B$ = textBox.text
 Do While InStr(B$, Chr$(13))
A% = A% + 1
B$ = Mid$(B$, InStr(B$, Chr$(13)) + 1)
 Loop
 countLines = CStr(A%)
End Function


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