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  1. #1
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    Question text from one form to another

    Hey people, I've only been programming for a week(literally) and I would really like it if you could help me with this...
    I have a textbox (txtName) on frmIntro and I want to get it to a label (lblMain) on frmMain. I've looked all over for it and all I find is .NET crap (I'm on VB6) So please help.

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    You can simply do this from within frmIntro:

    frmMain.lblMain.Caption = txtName.Text

    A cleaner approach, however, is to create a public property in frmMain and set the label's caption in the property's Let method:
    Code:
    Public Property Let LabelText(ByVal Text As String)
        lblMain.Caption = Text
    End Property
    Then to set the label text from frmIntro:

    frmMain.LabelText = txtName.Text

    Now frmIntro doesn't have to know the names or types of controls on frmMain.
    Phil Weber
    http://www.philweber.com

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    You Can just copy this code.


    frmMain.lblMain.Caption = txtName.Text

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