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VB help with reading from file to combobox

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ok I got a .txt that goes something like this 3 "Name" "other name" "street" 2 1 Well anyway how do you read the "Name" into the combobox because i keep getting all the info to read in instead of just the name.

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Use a TextStream to read in one line at a time:
In your project, set a reference to Microsoft Scripting Runtime

dim fso as new FileSystemObject
dim ts as TextStream

set ts = fso.OpenTextFile("name", I/O mode etc...)

Do While ts.AtEndOfStream = False
Combo1.AddItem (ts.ReadLine)


Edited by - noparity on July 23, 2001 12:16:06 PM

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