Line numbers into multi-line text box 
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 Line numbers into multi-line text box

If you're comfortable with Windows API calls, you can do a SendMessage to
the textbox control with message number "EM_SETTABSTOPS"  (&HCB) -- parms
are the number of tabs to set and pointer to the first element of an array
of tab positions in "dialog base units."

Hope this helps; good luck!


> I'm importing text into a text box with the multi-line
>property set to true and the vertical scroollbar on. (VB5, Win95) I
>used tabs to insert a space before the text for inserting line numbers
>and when I paste the text, the tabs end up getting thrown all over the
>place. Is there a way to keep the formatting coherent when importing
>into a text box?

Thu, 13 Jul 2000 03:00:00 GMT  
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