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 From: Al Klapperich
  Where is Al Klapperich?
 Ripon, WI
 Wisconsin - United States
 Al Klapperich
 To: Pete Sass
  Where is Pete Sass?
 Marathon, Ontario
 Canada
 Pete Sass
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Subject: RE: Combo or list box record limit
Thread ID: 16135 Message ID: 16141 # Views: 1 # Ratings: 0
Version: Unknown Category: General VFP Topics
Date: Wednesday, October 09, 2002 10:33:45 PM         
   


> > Is there a practical number of records that you would want to put in a combo or list box?
> >
> > Thanks,
> > Al
>
> Hi,
> I guess with the incremental lookup available in the combobox I cannot see any real
> reason for have a capped limit. Often in a table I will use the Combobox to display
> say client's Surname+Name in a combobox and then once selected refresh my form
> to display the record selected.
> I seldom use the listbox, but rather use the combobox with it's property set to List Box.
> It takes up far less space and keep screen clutter down.
>
> Pete from the Great White North ! (Only in Canada, ay...) Over and Out ...

Pete,

That's exactly what I need to do. I've got a table of about 200 records that will populate the
combo box - I didn't want VFP choke.

Thanks a lot!
Al

"Take off to the greate white north. It's a beauty way to go" - Sorry I just couldn't resist...when
ever I see your posts I think of that song... :)



ENTIRE THREAD

Combo or list box record limit Posted by Al Klapperich @ 10/9/2002 9:38:59 PM
RE: Combo or list box record limit Posted by Pete Sass @ 10/9/2002 10:15:00 PM
RE: Combo or list box record limit Posted by Al Klapperich @ 10/9/2002 10:33:45 PM